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No, General MacArthur fought in World War I, World War II, and the Korean War. In 1951, President Harry Truman discharged MacArthur for disrespecting him (Truman) and other superiors in charge of the Korean conflict.

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Q: Did General Douglas MacArthur Fight In The Vietnam War?
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Did General Douglas MacArthur fight in World war 1?


What strategy did General Douglas MacArthur use to fight the Japanese in the Pacific?

i believe it was the island hopping strategy

What three major wars did Douglas MacArthur fight in?

WWI, WWII, and the Korean War

Where did Douglas MacArthur fight?

Gen. MacArthur led the combined Allied Forces throughout the Pacific theater of operations in World War II.

Why was general MacArthur not pleased with a limited war?

general macarthur wasnt pleased because he said " you cant fight and win a limited war.

What country did Douglas MacArthur fight Japan for?

he fought with the Philippines against Japan in Australia. They wanted japan.

What was General MacArthur's plan the hundreds of islands in the pacific?

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What did General Douglas MacArthur promise to come back to?

The fight for the freedom of the Philippines from Japanese invasion. The American evacuation of the Philippines was the result of Japan's aggression in East Asia. General MacArthur would keep his promise and did return. Before this happened there was a top secret meeting between President Roosevelt, MacArthur, and Admiral Nimitz. MacArthur talked the president to retake the Philippines instead of attacking Formosa.

What was General MacArthur's plan regarding the hundreds of islands in the Pacific?

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What was general MacArthur plan regarding the hundreds of islands in the pacific?

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What strategy did the General MacArthur use to fight the Japanese in the pacific?

i believe it was the island hopping strategy

Why did the Japanese fight even harder for Okinawa?

Because the apparent next step was an invasion the Japanese Home Islands themselves commanded by General Douglas MacArthur. (Instead, the first two nuclear weapons were used.)

Did the US fight in the Philippines in World War 2?

Yes. General MacArthur was in command of the American troops sent to the Philippines in WWII.

Did Elvis fight in Vietnam?

No, Elvis Presley did not fight in the Vietnam war.

How many Canadian troops in Vietnam?

0, Canada did not fight in Vietnam. 0, Canada did not fight in Vietnam.

General Douglas MacArthur promised you shall return what was he referring to?

In World War II, the Japanese drove out the American Army. In the process of leaving before putting up much of a fight, General MacArthur stated, "I shall return.", meaning that while he scurried off to a safe headquarters in Australia, the Philipinos had to endure the Japanese occupation by themselves. MacArthur later orchestrated a large but unnecessary invasion to "return", and retake the Philippines, many, many Americans (and Japanese) were killed or injured for no good reason, as the Philippines did not to be invaded.

Who did the Japanese fight?

crlos p romulo and macarthur

What were some short-term causes of the Vietnam war?

The fight against communism was the general reason (cause) for the war.

Who was general Douglas mcarthur?

MacArthur led the allied forces in the South Pacific theater of WWII. He originally led the defense of the Philippines, but was ordered to evacuate to Australia to lead the fight from there. It is from Australia that he promised the people of the Philippines, "I shall return." Three years later, at the head of the US Army, he did.

What wars did MacArthur fight in after World War 2?


How many Americans were sent to fight in Vietnam?

There were approximately 536,100 Americans sent to fight in Vietnam.

Why did north Vietnam fight with south Vietnam?

Which Vietnam is good North or South

Why were you at Vietnam?

To fight communists.

Did black people have to fight in the Vietnam War?

Of course! Everybody has to fight the Vietnam War because they wanted to stop the Battle and they have to show some guts to fight in the Vietnam War.

Who was the first country to fight in Vietnam in the 1950s?

The first country to fight in Vietnam in the 1950's was Indochina.