An old post revived?
As stated before, Mom always made it with dried/chipped beef. A light colored gravy.
Military version for me was ground mystery meat (cleaned up version for civilians) in something greasy?
Fortunately, on a garrison post.
Officer at 10:00 AM civilian time would ask where is so and so?
We just said he had breakfast in the mess hall.
A quick check in the latrine would usually get the troop out of trouble. We would never make up a cover story for a buddy. Right?
Maybe the FNG actually took his malaria pill too?
Must admit I still like a Spam sandwich once in a while. But that goes in another thread?
Richoso, its all good my friend. R.I.P.
Good luck and good smoking.