True Features Presents, David Simpson’s HEROES series – General Douglas MacArthur
Written by Christopher Warshauer on 09/20/2017
Mandeville, LA – Another in David Simpson’s Heroes series: Douglas MacArthur – “Gaijin Shogun.“ Douglas MacArthur was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, on January 26, 1880. After graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1903, he fought in World War I, and in World War II was the commander of Allied forces in the Pacific. When he criticized President Harry Truman’s handling of the Korean War, he was relieved of his command. MacArthur died on April 5, 1964, and was buried in Norfolk, Virginia.