The Douglas MacArthur Story

A 1952 film biography was shown of United States Army General Douglas MacArthur who served in World War II as commander of the Allied… read more

A 1952 film biography was shown of United States Army General Douglas MacArthur who served in World War II as commander of the Allied Forces in the Southwest Pacific. General MacArthur’s military career came to a close in 1951 when President Harry S. Truman relieved him of his command.

This was an episode of the television series “The Big Picture,” produced for the United States Army Office of the Chief of Information by the Army Pictorial Center in the 1950s and '60s. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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First Aired:
Oct 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2012

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  • Oct 22, 2011 | 11:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2011 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2011 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2011 | 5:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 4:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 11, 2012 | 1:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 12, 2012 | 6:27am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2012 | 2:27am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2012 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2012 | 10:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2012 | 1:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2012 | 4:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2012 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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