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Subject:  Pentagon sends 400,000LBs of Thanksgiving dinner Date:  11/22/2021  11:51 AM
Author:  desertdaveataol Number:  38648 of 38732

Pentagon sends nearly 400,000 pounds of Thanksgiving dinner to U.S. troops around the world

Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday and amid a backdrop of global supply chain woes, the Pentagon sent nearly 60,000 pounds of roasted turkey to American troops stationed on U.S. military installations around the world.

Despite supply chain problems, the Pentagon does not expect delays or disruptions to this year’s Thanksgiving dinner for troops serving on installations and ships around the world.

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In all, the DLA delivered more than 390,000 pounds of traditional Thanksgiving food, such as ham and sweet potatoes, to service members on ships and installations throughout the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Korea, Guam and Honduras, as well as other locations.

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https://www.cnbc.com/2021/11/22/pentagon-sends-thanksgiving-...
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