TV Episodes Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes

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Below is a complete Tour of Duty episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Tour of Duty episodes are listed along with the Tour of Duty episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Tour of Duty episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Everything from “Dislocations” to “True Grit” is featured on this list, so cast your votes below. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Tour of Duty episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

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War Lover is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
War Lover Oct 15 1987 - The men find themselves assigned to a 'hot shot' sergeant with a mission to destroy an enemy bridge. Tempers reach a breaking point when Anderson finds a living Vietnamese child and the sergeant ...more

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Blood Brothers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Blood Brothers Mar 12 1988 - Retired Major General Goldman arrives by helicopter at Firebase Ladybird on a fact finding mission for Washington brass. Seeing another helicopter landing, he goes to greet and question Anderson ...more

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Brothers, Fathers and Sons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Brothers, Fathers and Sons Nov 12 1987 - Anderson, Baker, and Johnson are shot down while catching a ride in a helicopter, which explodes just after it hits the ground. They are unhurt but the pilot is dead, and VC soldiers are firing ...more

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USO Down is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
USO Down Jan 21 1988 - A USO band comprised of three female dancers, a sax players, and a singer, completes their performance at an outlying base, and are rushed to a helicopter to be flown to their next destination. ...more

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Under Siege is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Under Siege Feb 11 1988 - The men of Bravo are certain that Westmoreland has not yet informed the enemy that they are losing, as Firebase Ladybrid continues to come under daily long-range artillery fire. Suddenly a ...more

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The Hill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
The Hill Apr 30 1988 - Goldman and Nikki have a great time on a brief R&R that they spend together on China Beach. Their reunion is marred by the fact that Nikki refuses to marry him, fearing he will be killed in ...more

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pilot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
pilot Sep 24 1987 - After Firebase Ladybird suffers heavy casualties, Sgt. Anderson goes to division headquarters to make a report and recruit replacements. He selects the best from a group of new recruits and ...more

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Notes from the Underground is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Notes from the Underground Oct 01 1987 - The VC are mauling the American soldiers through their use of the underground tunnels. On their latest trip into the bush, Anderson and the men provide a blocking force, only the Gooks being ...more

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Dislocations is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Dislocations Oct 08 1987 - Among the villagers being relocated by the platoon is a beautiful woman to whom Goldman is attracted. When they are attacked on the trail, Goldman's life is saved by a VC who turns out to be the ...more

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Paradise Lost is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Paradise Lost Mar 26 1988 - The men from Bravo company are patrolling in the jungle when they find a fresh trail, one that leads to a trap by a group of VC soldiers. The Americans are out-numbered and in a very bad ...more

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The Good, the Bad and the Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
The Good, the Bad and the Dead Nov 19 1987 - A drunken GI steals a chaplain's jeep and goes on a joy ride with a Vietnamese hooker. They nearly collide with a jeep-load of MPs who chase him down. His arrest is witnessed by Zeke, who ...more

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Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Soldiers Feb 18 1988 - The squad is in heavy contact with a group of enemy soldiers, and after taking several casualties manage to be retrieved by two helicopters. Danny hears that his father is hospitalized after a ...more

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Angel of Mercy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Angel of Mercy Apr 09 1988 - In a small South Vietnamese hamlet, an NVA officer arrives to brief his men that they will soon begin infiltrating towns and villages through-out the country in preparation for the Tet ...more

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Gray-Brown Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Gray-Brown Odyssey Feb 25 1988 - Goldman, Horn, Calhoun, and Pointer are retruning to the base after spending two days int he rear. Their jeep hits a mine, wounding Calhoun and Pointer. Goldman is blinded when a fire ...more

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Roadrunner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Roadrunner Jan 07 1988 - One of a GI's big events is the arrival of his mail. When Zeke opens his mail to find that his ex-wife, it is to find that she is complaining that he is not writing letters home often enough to ...more

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Pushin' Too Hard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Pushin' Too Hard Jan 14 1988 - Anderson, Goldman, and Captain Wallace are checking out a new weapon that has been added to the platoon's arsenal: a flamethrower. Zeke and Goldman are unhappy that the next mission will also ...more

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Nowhere to Run is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Nowhere to Run Dec 17 1987 - Two sappers make their way into Firebase Ladybird without being detected, but Percell sees the third one, killing him. The other two manage to set off their explosives before they can be ...more

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Burn, Baby, Burn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Burn, Baby, Burn Nov 05 1987 - In a time of great racial tension and violence in America, the same problems were carried over to Vietnam, where it was not unusual for bars -- or sometimes entire sections of towns -- to cater ...more

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Sitting Ducks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Sitting Ducks Oct 29 1987 - The company provides security for an irrigation project, but after several successful ambushes on them, the men of B Company suspect their Vietnamese scout of spying.

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Battling Baker Brothers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Battling Baker Brothers Dec 10 1987 - Baker insists his fellow squad members follow him to an incoming helicopter. The incoming ""VIP"" turns out to be Baker's twin brother, who brings along a skate board that ...more

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Short Timer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Short Timer Mar 19 1988 - Bravo company is on another S&D mission. A new man is on point, and he stops the patrol when he sees some blood, which he follows to a Vietnam booby trap. He's killed. Taylor takes over ...more

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Sins of the Fathers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Sins of the Fathers Apr 25 1989 - Alex risks her life by investigating a prostitute's murder in which Taylor is implicated.

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Non-Essential Personnel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Non-Essential Personnel Jan 31 1989 - Alex sets out to expose a major whose questionable judgement has caused casualties.

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Nightmare is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Nightmare Mar 28 1989 - Goldman searches for McKay after the Army gives up; Percell faces charges for killing a social worker's attacker.

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Terms of Enlistment is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Terms of Enlistment Mar 21 1989 - A new man -- Woods -- walking point accidentally steps on a pressure-activated mine. While they are trying to get him off it, they are told a squad of VC are heading straight at them. McKay ...more

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Popular Forces is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Popular Forces Feb 21 1989 - Anderson, Johnson and Ruiz train four Vietnamese recruits whose inexperience poses problems.

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True Grit is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
True Grit Jan 24 1989 - Anderson risks court-martial to delay the return of battle-weary men to combat.

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Hard Stripe is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Hard Stripe May 09 1989 - While out on patrol, the unit stumbles across CIA recruiter Jim Doyle. He has taken possession of a case of Russian-made sniper rifles, and claims that finding him there was an accident. It is ...more

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Promised Land is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Promised Land Apr 04 1989 - Word of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination lowers black soldiers' morale,

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The Volunteer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
The Volunteer May 16 1989 - A young desk clerk seeking to prove himself is assigned to Anderson's platoon.

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Saigon (2) is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Saigon (2) Jan 10 1989 - Anderson meets with his wife and sees her off after her announcement that she is remarrying. Goldman begins a relationship with Devlin which almost ends as they are both nearly blown up by a VC ...more

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I Wish It Would Rain is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
I Wish It Would Rain Feb 14 1989 - Alex and a French correspondent investigate illegal incursions of Cambodia by U.S. troops.

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Lonesome Cowboy Blues is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Lonesome Cowboy Blues Apr 11 1989 - Anderson and Goldman find a leak in a top-secret operation; Alex must prove herself to a shady new boss.

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Saigon (1) is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Saigon (1) Jan 03 1989 - Having received some warning of the upcoming Tet Offensive (In Angel of Mercy), Bravo Co. is still unprepared for what happens to them after they are transferred to Tan Son Nhut Base outside of ...more

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For What It's Worth is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
For What It's Worth Jan 17 1989 - While out on a patrol, Anderson and Goldman observe some VC transporting an American prisoner and photograph him before leaving the area. Although they are badly outnumbered, Ruiz stupidly goes ...more

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Sealed with a Kiss is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Sealed with a Kiss May 02 1989 - Zeke considers a job offer as a mercenary for the CIA; Zeke and Goldman go on a dangerous mission with a Navy SEAL.

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Sleeping Dogs is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Sleeping Dogs Feb 07 1989 - Anderson goes into the jungle to find a disturbed friend who refused a transfer home.

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The Raid is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
The Raid Apr 28 1990 - The monsoon seasons starts. Pop goes back to the States for his son's funeral, only to be blamed for the death of his son (by his wife). Goldman is upset over Beller's suicide -- feeling that ...more

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Doc Hock is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Doc Hock Sep 30 1989 - Goldman reveals to Zeke that it may be time for him to move to a desk job. Alex is glad to see Myron back but tells him that she is going to take the Paris job. Elsewhere, Taylor, Percell and ...more

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A Bodyguard of Lies is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
A Bodyguard of Lies Oct 28 1989 - Utter havoc reigns in the jungle after a newby makes a mistake and two other soldiers are killed going to his resuce. The men are led by Lt. Beller, and his unit has seen far too much action and ...more

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Odd Man Out is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Odd Man Out Jan 06 1990 - lor is expecting to be promoted at any moment, and opens his mail to find a letter from Johnson talking about how great things are back in the World. Anderson is forced to tell Taylor that he ...more

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Green Christmas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Green Christmas Dec 23 1989 - Christmas finds Team Viking the bush trying to capture prisoners in Cambodia. Doc tries to show compassion to one of the captured men... who turns out to be able to speak English. Anderson and ...more

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I Am What I Am is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
I Am What I Am Dec 02 1989 - Team Viking goes out to capture a Soviet chopper but ends up surrounded and captured. Luckily the mission was just practice. Myron discovers that his father -- Gernal Goldman -- is back on the ...more

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A Necessary End is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
A Necessary End Nov 04 1989 - McKay has a date with a ""killer"" blonde but on the way to take her shopping he ends up hitting a child with his jeep and comes in contact, for the first time, with a ...more

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Road to Long Binh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Road to Long Binh Feb 10 1990 - All of the enlisted men of Team Viking end up with food poisioning. Goldman is forced, because of that, to take on an assignment himself that he had intended to assign to someone else, drafting ...more

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Cloud Nine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Cloud Nine Nov 11 1989 - Taylor, Ruiz and Johnson go in search of Purcell after he goes AWOL. They look for 3 days, finally being taken to a heroin parlor by three drug dealers. Danny refuses to leave and the 3 thugs ...more

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The Luck is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
The Luck Sep 23 1989 - News that Goldman and Anderson are missing and believed dead devastates the platoon and Alex.

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Acceptable Losses is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Acceptable Losses Feb 17 1990 - Team Viking takes off on another Fontaine mission, where they run into heavy contact. McKay arrives back at the LZ to rescue them, only to end up being fired on by missiles. He has no choice but ...more

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Payback is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Payback 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 told that Vietnam vets are too freaky. When he ...more

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Three Cheers for the Orange, W... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Full List of Tour Of Duty Episodes
Three Cheers for the Orange, White & Blue Apr 14 1990 - Anderson & Pop are having a good time at a local bar when a young trooper turns up and gets insulting to Pop -- it turns out to be Robby (Pop's son). The Phu An Board of Inquiry starts. As ...more