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Douglas MacArthur
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U.S. general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War II; accepted the surrender of Japan and oversaw its occupation; commanded in Korea until Truman removed him (1880-1964)
  • On September 11, General Douglas MacArthur, heading the occupation of Japan, ordered the arrest of forty war crimes suspects.
    p. 244.7

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