(TV Series documentary)
/ Himself - Ambassador to Japan, 1957-1961
3 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
18 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Gen. Douglas MacArthur | General Dougals MacArthur | General Douglas MacArthur | General MacArthur | Gen. Douglas McArthur
6' (1.83 m)
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[March 9, 1948] I have been informed that petitions have been in Madison signed by many of my fellow citizens of Wisconsin, presenting my name to the electorate for consideration at the primary on April 6th. No man could fail to be profoundly stirred by such a public movement. I can say, with due humility, that I would be recreant to all my concepts of good citizenship were I to shrink because of...
Relieved as Supreme Allied Commander by US President Harry S. Truman
during the Korean War after blasting White House policy. Fearing nuclear war with the USSR, Truman warned MacArthur against an incursion into Soviet-backed China, even after Chinese troops began pouring across the North Korean side of the 38th parallel. In a direct slap at Truman, MacRthur publicly criticized that policy. Truman...