Jun 11, 2019 · Effective June 1, 2019, the policy on the tour length for single Soldiers has been revised. The tour lengths to locations in Europe and Japan, for Soldiers who are single with no dependents, will...
1. Tour Length Establishment. The standard tour length for a DoD Service member stationed OCONUS is 36 months in an accompanied tour and 24 months in an unaccompanied tour. Hawaii and Alaska are exceptions, with a tour length of 36 months for both accompanied and unaccompanied tours.File Size: 261KB
The tour length for a DoD member stationed OCONUS is 36 months accompanied and 24 months unaccompanied (except for HI and AK which are 36/36) unless the Military Departments provide conclusive evidence that a specific tour must be shorter.File Size: 176KB
Army Regulation 614-30, Army Overseas Service, includes policy and guidance on the tour lengths for overseas areas. This regulation provided guidance for single Soldiers on unaccompanied tours to Europe and Japan to be placed on 24-month tours, and Soldiers stationed with family members overseas to be typically placed on orders for 36-month tours.
List-Tour Length Policy for Command and Key Billets (para 2-5 e(1)(a)-(c)). o Clarifies policy that general officers will not be assigned without prior approval of the Chief of Staff, Army through the General Officer Management Office (para 2-5 f). o Adds policy that Army National Guard and Army Reserve officers acting as