Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Born: January 26, 1880

Died: April 5, 1964

Nationality: American

Occupation: General

Biography: General of the Army Douglas MacArthur was an American general and field marshal of the Philippine Army who was Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the 1930s and played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during World War II. He received the Medal of Honor for his service in the Philippines Campaign, which made him and his father Arthur MacArthur, Jr.

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Source/Notes: General MacArthur: Wisdom and Visions (2001 edition), Turner Publishing Company - ISBN: 9781563116711

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