Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 24, 1987
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
Network
CBS TV Network
Genre
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Tour of Duty

The Tour Of Duty TV show was a war drama series about a platoon of U.S. Army soldiers serving in Vietnam in the late 1960's.

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Last Episode

03x21 Payback Aired: Apr. 28, 1990

Several months later, McKay -- mostly recovered -- is told that he will never fly again. Bitter, he tries to get a civilian job flying but is …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 3 seasons and 58 episodes air between 1987 and 1990.

Series Fun Facts

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  • Goof (errors in geography): Tan Son Nhut air base, the base camp for the second season, is depicted as a relatively quiet location set amongst woods and hills. In fact, it was - then as now -…
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    Goof (errors in geography): Tan Son Nhut air base, the base camp for the second season, is depicted as a relatively quiet location set amongst woods and hills. In fact, it was - then as now - Saigon's international airport, and one of the busiest airbases in the world at the time. It is located in a heavily built-up area, with neither woods nor hills.
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  • The first season of Tour of Duty, was filmed at the Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. Seasons 2 and 3 were filmed at the old set of M*A*S*H* in California.
  • Goof (anachronisms): In all the episodes of 1st and 2nd season, quite a few characters (Taylor, Johnson, Purcell) wear helmets with chinstraps from 1970s.
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