fatigue duty


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Noun1.fatigue duty - labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on); "the soldiers were put on fatigue to teach them a lesson"; "they were assigned to kitchen fatigues"
assignment, duty assignment - a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces); "hazardous duty"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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In attempting to clarify the language of potentially overlapping punishments, the definitions of extra duty and fatigue duty must also be amended.
In the summary of the evidence, three sergeants said that Downey, who is stated to be 19, was ordered to fall in for fatigue duty and replied: "I won't".