Douglas MacArthur


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Noun1.Douglas MacArthur - United States general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War IIDouglas MacArthur - United States general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War II; he accepted the surrender of Japan (1880-1964)
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1951: President Truman relieved war hero General Douglas MacArthur of his command in the Far East in a row over Korea.
" I quote from "American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur" written by William Manchester (pp.270-271).
Douglas MacArthur had prohibited the use of airpower in the battle for Manila.
The film will focus on the Jangsa landing operation during the Korean War in 1950, which was a key part of the Battle of Incheon commanded by Douglas MacArthur, the then U.S.
as someone they would have followed through the gates of Hell, but Pacific Theater vets often sneered at General Douglas MacArthur as "Dugout Doug," the implication being he stayed safely behind the lines.
Both could be backed at their current prices but the track Today's bets Robot Boy 1.55 York 1pt win at 33-1 with bet365 (25-1 with Betfred, Betway & 188Bet) Edward Lewis 1.55 York 1pt win at 8-1 generally Douglas Macarthur 3.00 York 1pt win at 14-1 with bet365, Betfred, Betway & Ladbrokes
Today's renewal of Ireland's premier classic promises to be a cracker as Wings Of Eagles, 40/1 when scoring under Padraig Beggy at Epsom, renews rivalry with four colts which finished behind him there, most notably John Gosden's CRACKSMAN (a close third) and his stable-companions CAPRI (sixth) and DOUGLAS MACARTHUR (seventh).
Now in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby (5.20pm) at The Curragh, it is Wings Of Desire who is the market leader and he may be beaten by one of O'Brien's outsider Douglas Macarthur.
The relief of General of the Army Douglas MacArthur by President Harry S.
Padraig Beggy was a model of patience on Aidan O'Brien's 40-1 shot and had him anchored in rear as stablemates The Anvil and Douglas Macarthur set a blistering pace.
Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior, by Arthur Herman.