Douglas MacArthur

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Person.png Douglas MacArthur  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Little Rock, Arkansas
Died1964-04-05 (Age 84)
Washington DC
SpouseLouise Cromwell Brooks

Korean War

Full article: Stub class article Korean War

US President Harry Truman stated during the Korean War that the decision about whether to use nuclear weapons was up to the military leader in the field, Douglas MacArthur. This prompted worldwide alarm. Truman later relieved MacArthur of his command after MacArthur refused to limit his military ambitions.

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