fatigue party

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Noun1.fatigue party - a group of soldiers on fatigue duty
party, company - a band of people associated temporarily in some activity; "they organized a party to search for food"; "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
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Instantly the regiments began to defile through the kraal gateway in perfect silence, a fatigue party only remaining behind to drag away the corpses of those who had been sacrificed.
Shall have to detail a fatigue party to make them each, one of their own.
Both gentlemen were good swimmers but Mr Thompson seized with cramp and despite his son's efforts and those of volunteer fatigue party, he was drowned.