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Water Purification Tablets

  • FSN
  • 6850-985-7166
  • Specification
  • MIL-W-283
Iodine water purification tablets were issued in bottles of 50 in Vietnam. One tablet per quart was dropped into a canteen and made the water safe to drink within a few minutes. The bottles could be carried in the pocket on a canteen cover and were also part of numerous survival kits.

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