/ Himself - Ambassador to Japan, 1957-1961
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6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
The powers in charge keep us in a perpetual state of fear keep us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor with the cry of grave national emergency. Always there has been some terrible evil to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it by furnishing the exorbitant sums demanded. Yet, in retrospect, these disasters seem never to have happened, seem never to have been quite real.
Relieved as Supreme Allied Commander by Harry S. Truman
after blasting White House policy. Fearing a nuclear exchange with the USSR, Truman warned MacArthur against an incursion into the Soviet-backed China, even after the Chinese began pouring along the North Korean side of the 38th parallel. Declassified documents indicate that MacArthur planned to drop as many as 50 nuclear bombs on China. ...
D'Artagnan of the A.E.F.