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  • 8-18-03
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  • Photograph, b/w. Chief of Staff of the United States Army, General Douglas MacArthur is shown here at the rout of the Bonus Army. Macarthur’s statement made on the day of the skirmish with the Bonus Army, July 28, 1932: “Had the President not acted today, had he permitted the thing to go on for twenty-four hours more, he would have been faced with a real battle. Had he let it go on another week, I believe that the institutions of our Governmen... more
    Photograph, b/w. Chief of Staff of the United States Army, General Douglas MacArthur is shown here at the rout of the Bonus Army. Macarthur’s statement made on the day of the skirmish with the Bonus Army, July 28, 1932: “Had the President not acted today, had he permitted the thing to go on for twenty-four hours more, he would have been faced with a real battle. Had he let it go on another week, I believe that the institutions of our Government would have been severely threatened.” For more information on the Bonus Army and Bonus Riot see image: Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol. American Dream; American Communities in History. 16 History; 18 Social Systems. less
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