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Here are some pictures of an opened French RCIR. This one is Menu 10 and is labeled “Best before 27 Jan 2001”.

French RCIR, Menu 10 French RCIR contents

French RCIR meal Here is all the food laid out in one view. It may not look like a whole
day’s worth of food, but that’s what it’s intended to be.
French RCIR main entrees and appetizers These are the main entrees: Beef Stew with Carrots and Pork with Vegetables.
The smaller cans are the appetizers: cheese spread and pork paté.
French RCIR Entree Beef Stew with Carrots Beef Stew with Carrots
French RCIR Entree Pork with Three Vegetables Pork with Three Vegetables
French RCIR cheese spread and pork pate Cheese spread on the left.

Pork Paté on the right.


French RCIR crackers, bars and candy Crackers (one set salty, the other set sweet), bars, and candy


French RCIR cereal bar, chocolate energy bar, lemon-flavored hard candy, and caramels Cereal bar, chocolate energy bar, lemon-flavored hard candy, and caramels


French RCIR beverages and condiments
  • Powdered black tea
  • Instant coffee
  • Chewing gum
  • Sugar cubes
  • Non-fat dry milk
  • Chocolate drink
  • Instant soup
  • Granulated sugar


French RCIR green pea soup and beverages Milk on top, chocolate drink on right, Green Pea soup in the bowl on the bottom


French RCIR sugar cubes and chewing gum Sugar cubes and chewing gum

This is the disposable folding stove, fuel tablets, matches, and water purification tablets. In the picture below, you can see how the stove folds up. Later versions of the RCIR contact a little cardboard pot holder/handle to assist with handling the entrees after they are reheated in hot water.

Disposable folding stove, fuel tablets and matches Folding stove and fuel tablet
These pictures were taken directly from here. This page is in Japanese. If you need an English translation, try this babelfish link.