MacArthur's 1945 Birthday and the Drive to Manila
January 26, 2023
MacArthur Memorial; Amanda Williams
As part of the commemoration of the 143rd anniversary of General MacArthur’s birthday, MacArthur Memorial historians Jim Zobel and Amanda Williams sat down for a virtual discussion of the 1945 drive to Manila in the context of MacArthur’s 65th birthday.
- Did MacArthur try to rush to Manila to celebrate his birthday there?
- Was a birthday parade planned?
Those questions and more will be answered!
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