On the march each man carried his own rations in haversacks.
The men had no supper, or only such crumbs as were found in the haversacks.
From the haversacks they took the remnant of the food cooked that morning.
Three days' rations had been served and cooked, and stowed in haversacks.
See that the men have four days' biscuit in their haversacks.
"The men had better ...