- CATEGORY: T&E FOR MATERIALS
- MEASUREMENTS: 7 7/8"L
- DATE MADE: c. 1898
Military mess kit. Consists of plate (a) with ring affixed to underneath edge, and a plate (b) with a handle, which was used to hold the two halves together; plate with the handle has the is inscribed on bottom: "COPL. H. RUMLER 3 N.J. VOL. CO F."
This mess kit was used by Henry A. Rumler while serving in the Spanish-American War.
- ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Rumler, Henry Adolph
- CREDIT LINE: Rumler, Mrs. H.A.