Congress cheers General MacArthur

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLp5aJAY_tE
(MacArthur's address @ 2:32)

(Thursday, April 19, 1951) — Gen. Douglas MacArthur, relieved of his Far East command by President Truman eight days ago, bid farewell today in an address to Congress in which he quoted a line from a ballad: “Old soldiers never die; they just fade away.”

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