In the British Army, during the First World War, what did the letters SRD stand for?

Answer: Service Ration Depot, whose job it was to issue, amongst other things, the solders’ issue of rum.

Source: ‘Diggers sipped rum, not beer, at Gallipoli’ – The Age Newspaper 10/11/11

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Back Home