Military The Battles of Douglas MacArthur

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A list of all important battles fought by Douglas MacArthur. This battles list includes any Douglas MacArthur battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Douglas MacArthur fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. List items range from Korean War to Philippines Campaign.

If you are looking to answer the questions, "Which battles did Douglas MacArthur fight in?" and "Which battles was Douglas MacArthur involved in?" then this list has got you covered. (28 items)

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Admiralty Islands campaign is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Admiralty Islands campaign Admiralty Islands, Papua New Guinea - The Admiralty Islands campaign was a series of battles in the New Guinea campaign of World War II in which the United States Army's 1st Cavalry Division occupied the Japanese-held Admiralty ...more

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Battle of Bataan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Battle of Bataan Luzon, Philippines - The Battle of Bataan represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan's invasion of the Philippines during World War II. In January 1942, forces of the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy ...more

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Battle of the Ch'ongch'on Rive... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Korea - The Battle of the Ch'ongch'on River, also known as the Battle of the Ch'ongch'on or the Second Phase Campaign Western Sector, was a decisive battle in the Korean War, and it took place from ...more

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Battle of Chosin Reservoir is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Korea - The Battle of Chosin Reservoir, also known as the Chosin Reservoir Campaign or the Changjin Lake Campaign, was a decisive battle in the Korean War. "Chosin" is the Japanese ...more

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Battle of Corregidor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Battle of Corregidor Corregidor Island - The Battle of Corregidor was the culmination of the Japanese campaign for the conquest of the Commonwealth of the Philippines during World War II. The fall of Bataan on April 9, 1942 ended all ...more

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Battle of Inchon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Incheon, South Korea - The Battle of Inchon was an amphibious invasion and battle of the Korean War that resulted in a decisive victory and strategic reversal in favor of the United Nations. The operation involved ...more

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Battle of Leyte is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Leyte, Philippines - The Battle of Leyte in the Pacific campaign of World War II was the amphibious invasion of the Gulf of Leyte in the Philippines by American forces and Filipino guerrillas under the command of ...more

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Battle of Leyte Gulf is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Pacific Ocean - The Battle of Leyte Gulf, formerly known as the Second Battle of the Philippine Sea, is generally considered to be the largest naval battle of World War II and, by some criteria, possibly the ...more

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Battle of Luzon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Battle of Luzon Luzon, Philippines - The Battle of Luzon was a land battle fought as part of the Pacific Theater of Operations of World War II by the Allied forces of the U.S., its colony the Philippines, and allies against forces ...more

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Battle of Ormoc Bay is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Battle of Ormoc Bay Ormoc Bay - The Battle of Ormoc Bay was a series of air-sea battles between Imperial Japan and the United States in the Camotes Sea in the Philippines from 11 November-21 December 1944, part of the Battle ...more

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Battle of Pusan Perimeter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Busan, South Korea - The Battle of Pusan Perimeter was a large-scale battle between United Nations and North Korean forces lasting from August 4 to September 18, 1950. It was one of the first major engagements of ...more

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Battle of Sio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Battle of Sio Sio, Papua New Guinea - The Battle of Sio, fought between December 1943 and March 1944, was the break-out and pursuit phase of General Douglas MacArthur's Huon Peninsula campaign, part of the New Guinea campaign of ...more

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Battle of the Coral Sea is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
New Guinea - The Battle of the Coral Sea, fought during 4–8 May 1942, was a major naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II between the Imperial Japanese Navy and naval and air forces from the ...more

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Philippines Campaign (1941–194... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Philippines - The Philippines Campaign or the Battle of the Philippines was the invasion of the Philippines by Japan in 1941–1942 and the defense of the islands by Filipino and United States forces. The ...more

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Bonus Army Conflict is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Washington, D.C., United States of America - The Bonus Army was the popular name of an assemblage of some 43,000 marchers—17,000 World War I veterans, their families, and affiliated groups—who gathered in Washington, D.C., in the spring ...more

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Kokoda Track campaign is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
New Guinea - The Kokoda Track campaign or Kokoda Trail campaign was part of the Pacific War of World War II. The campaign consisted of a series of battles fought between July and November 1942 between ...more

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Korean War is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Korea - The Korean War was a war between North and South Korea, in which a United Nations force led by the United States of America fought for the South, and China fought for the North, which was also ...more

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Landing at Nadzab is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea - The Landing at Nadzab was an airborne landing on 5 September 1943 during the New Guinea campaign of World War II in conjunction with the landing at Lae. The Nadzab action began with a parachute ...more

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Landing at Saidor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Landing at Saidor Papua New Guinea - The Landing at Saidor was an Allied amphibious landing at Saidor, Papua New Guinea on 2 January 1944 as part of Operation Dexterity during World War II. In Allied hands, Saidor was a stepping ...more

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Operation Dexterity is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
New Britain, Papua New Guinea - Operation Dexterity was a military operation, part of Operation Cartwheel in the South West Pacific Area for the Allies in the Pacific theater of World War II. The operation was directed by the ...more

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Operation Pokpoong is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Operation Pokpoong Korea - Operation Pokpoong was an offensive operation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea against the Republic of Korea that marked the start of the Korean War. The operation began at 04:00 KST ...more

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Pacific War is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Pacific Ocean - The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theatre of World War II which was fought in the Pacific and East Asia. It was fought over a vast area which included the Pacific ...more

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Philippines Campaign is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Philippines - The Philippines campaign of 1944–1945, the Battle of the Philippines 1944–1945, or the Liberation of the Philippines was the American and Filipino campaign to defeat and expel the Imperial ...more

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Salamaua–Lae campaign is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea - The Salamaua–Lae campaign was a series of actions in the New Guinea campaign of World War II. Australian and United States forces sought to capture two major Japanese bases, one in the town of ...more

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Second Battle of Seoul is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Second Battle of Seoul Korea - The Second Battle of Seoul was the battle to recapture Seoul from the North Koreans in late September 1950.

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Solomon Islands campaign is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Pacific Ocean - The Solomon Islands campaign was a major campaign of the Pacific War of World War II. The campaign began with Japanese landings and occupation of several areas in the British Solomon Islands and ...more

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Third Battle of Seoul is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Seoul, South Korea - The Third Battle of Seoul, also known as the Chinese New Year's Offensive, the January–Fourth Retreat or the Third Phase Campaign Western Sector, was a battle of the Korean War, which took place ...more

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UN Offensive, 1950 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Battles of Douglas MacArthur
Korea - The first United Nations offensive during the Korean War began on September 15, 1950, with the U.S. X Corps, under Army Maj. Gen. Edward M. Almond, making an amphibious assault at Inchon, 150 ...more