AMERICAN CAESAR: Douglas MacArthur, 1880-1964

  • V.C. Muller Militaria
Keywords: Lt Arthur MacArthur, Douglas MacArthur, biography of Douglas MacArthur, William Manchester,


The narrative begins on a hilltop in Tennessee in 1863. It is Missionary Ridge where 18-year-old Lt Arthur MacArthur, the father of Douglas MacArthur, won the Medal of Honour. Arthur, who later became a Lieutenant General, was the driving spirit behind Douglas throughout his career.
How to Cite
Muller, V. (2011). AMERICAN CAESAR: Douglas MacArthur, 1880-1964. Scientia Militaria - South African Journal of Military Studies, 10(2).
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