Douglas MacArthur

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United States general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War II


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Thus, faithful to his mission, and with the full support of the empire, General MacArthur did land reform in Japan and when it became a rolling success, he was shifted to Taiwan to do the same, which became the foundation of Taiwan's current economic prosperity.
Aidan O'Brien, trainer of General Macarthur We're trying blinkers in the hope they will help.
The book that sparked my imagination, Dear General MacArthur by Rinjiro Sodei, is a study of the correspondence sent to MacArthur while he was in Japan.
On page 15 in the October 2015 issue [in the photo essay "Ink on Paper Ends a War"], isn't that Admiral William "Bull" Halsey walking behind General MacArthur and Admiral Nimitz?
Aidan O'Brien has seven possibles - Lieutenant General, General Macarthur, Landofhopeandglory, Shogun, Hit It A Bomb, Air Vice Marshal and Johannes Vermeer.
In the two-year-old maiden, a chance is taken on General Macarthur, who was a disappointing favourite on his debut.
Nassrine Azimi and Michel Wasserman pay tribute to Beate Sirota Gordon, champion of the arts and part of the American team who developed Japan's postwar constitution under General MacArthur.
The seven injured passengers were rushed to Immaculate Conception Hospital in General MacArthur, Eastern Samar for medical treatment.
I doubt that you really want to open your columns to a discussion of General MacArthur.
On October 20, 1944, American forces led by General MacArthur landed on Red Beach in the municipality of Palo, near Tacloban, Leyte.
I had a wry smile when I read Birchy's piece in the RFO this week on how he's only made the trip across the narrow sea once and is in no hurry to do a General MacArthur at Longchamp.
In May 1900, Major General MacArthur became the military governor of the Philippines.
As General MacArthur noted in 1950, men have sought peace since the beginning of time through various methods, yet the mechanics of an instrument of larger international scope have never been successful.
15) Each year, the Army selects approximately six Army Reserve Captains as the best company-grade leaders to receive the General MacArthur Leadership Award.
In my opinion, any future defense secretary who advises the president to again send a big American land army into Asia or into the Middle East or Africa should 'have his head examined,' as General MacArthur so delicately put it," the New York Times quoted Gates as telling the army cadets here on Friday.
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