fatigue duty

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Synonyms for fatigue duty

labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on)

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An amended, AR 27-10 should also include a definition for fatigue duty.
A change to the MCM will ensure the immediate commander and supporting JA can appropriately distinguish between hard labor, extra duty, and fatigue duty.
Nearly three months have now passed since the Bees last took a win and a season that started so promisingly for them has become something of a fatigue duty.
Readers cannot help but be struck by the drain on morale that the controversies over equal pay, prisoner exchange, the use of black soldiers for fatigue duty instead of combat, the struggle to commission black officers, and racism in general caused within the regiment's ranks.