Images: Meals, Cold Weather service Marines, ready to eat [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie
A soldier with Host Nation Support Battalion reviews a day’s worth of Norwegian field rations, or FRs, during Cold Response 14 at Elvegaardsmoen Norway, March 18, 2014. FRs are light and durable, and based around freeze-dried meals, which retain taste, consistency and the original nutrients after water is added. Cold Response 14 is a Norwegian-led multinational exercise above the Arctic Circle designed prepare for high-intensity cold-weather operations with nearly 16,000 troops from 16 different countries.
Date Posted:03.20.2014 06:27
Location:ELVEGAARDSMOEN, 18, NO