(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 McAuthur
6' (1.83 m)
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I am closing my fifty-two years of military service. When I joined the army, even before the turn of the century, it was the fulfillment of all my boyish hopes and dreams. The world has turned over many times since I took the oath on the plain at West Point, and the hopes and dreams have long since vanished, but I still remember the refrain of one of the most popular barracks ballads of that day ...
He and his father, Arthur MacArthur
, are the first father and son to be awarded the Medal of Honor (MccArthur was awarded the medal for his service during World War II. His father was awarded the medal as a private in a Wisconsin regiment during the Battle of Missionary Ridge in Tennessee during the US CIvil War). In 2001 Theodore Roosevelt
was posthumously awarded the medal; his son was awarded ...