Arthur Macarthur, Jr
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Arthur Macarthur, Jr a.k.a. Arthur MacArthur, Jr.: Lieutenant General Arthur MacArthur, Jr., was a United States Army general. He became the military Governor-General of the American-occupied Philippines in 1900 but his term ended a year later due to clashes with the civilian governor, future President William Howard Taft. His son, Douglas MacArthur, was one of only five men promoted to the five-star rank of General of the Army during World War II. In addition to their both being promoted to the rank of general officer, Arthur MacArthur, Jr. and Douglas MacArthur also share the distinction of having been the first father and son to each be awarded a Medal of Honor.
- also known as The Boy Colonel; Lieutenant General Arthur MacArthur, Jr.
- born on (170 years ago) in Chicopee, child of Arthur MacArthur, Sr.
- ethnicity: Scottish American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Military officer
- Marriage with Mary Pinkney Hardy MacArthur between and (37 years and 3 months)
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- died on (102 years ago) in Milwaukee of myocardial infarction
- buried in Arlington National Cemetery
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