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Date created: Sun, Jun 27, 2021 2:02 PM
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Despite mounting evidence in the 1950s of the adverse health effects of smoking and tobacco use, the military continued to include cigarettes in rations until 1975.
- When did they stop putting cigarettes in MREs?As others have pointed out, the US military stopped putting cigarettes in combat rations in 1975.If you want to get technical, the MRE has never had cigarettes in it, as the MRE was not issued to US troops until 1983.