22 original hits. vol.1 tv-cd

Tour Of Duty (performer)
22 original hits. vol.1 tv-cd
22 original hits. vol.1 tv-cd 22 original hits. vol.1 tv-cd

22 original hits. vol.1 tv-cd

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About Tour Of Duty

For military personnel, a tour of duty is usually a period of time spent in combat or in a hostile environment. In an army, for instance, soldiers on active duty serve 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the length of their service commitment. Soldiers in World War II were deployed for the entire war and could be in active service for 4-5 years.

Air force

In World War II, Royal Air Force doctors had started to notice symptoms of battle fatigue in their pilots. Before 1942, there was no official limit for an operational tour. Some pilots had been flying over 200 missions with only a short break. Then the Senior Medical Officer of the RAF station Biggin Hill intervened, after asking one flight sergeant how many missions he had done and was surprised to hear 200 over 2 years. A tour system was then adopted, the length of it varied, depending on the period, theatre, and Command requirements of the time. In Western Europe, it was se…Read more on Wikipedia