MacArthur, Hirohito, and Famine in Postwar Japan

Richard Frank talked about America’s post-World War II occupation of Japan. Mr. Frank spoke about General Douglas MacArthur’s relationship with Emperor… read more

Richard Frank talked about America’s post-World War II occupation of Japan. Mr. Frank spoke about General Douglas MacArthur’s relationship with Emperor Hirohito, and efforts to set up food distribution networks for a population on the brink of starvation.

This hour-long talk was part of a multi-day conference at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans entitled “1946: Year Zero, Triumph and Tragedy.” close

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MacArthur, Hirohito, and Famine in Postwar Japan

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Program ID:
418529-10
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Jan 29, 2017 | 9:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 19, 2017 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 29, 2017 | 9:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 30, 2017 | 1:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 04, 2017 | 12:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2017 | 4:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2017 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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