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DOUGLAS MACARTHUR

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OFFICIAL 1945 REPORT ON THE PHILIPPINE LIBERATION CAMPAIGN, WITH MAPS AND PLATES

(WORLD WAR II) (MACARTHUR, Douglas). Leyte Historical Report of the 24th Infantry Division Landing Team. Philippines, 1945.

First edition of the detailed and extensively illustrated official report—stamped "Restricted"—of the 24th Infantry Division's important role in the campaign to retake the Philippines, from October 20, 1944 to December 25, 1944, with 27 maps and plates, many folding. $5500.

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INSCRIBED AND TWICE SIGNED BY ADMIRAL CHESTER W. NIMITZ

NIMITZ, Chester W. Photograph inscribed. Tokyo, September 2, 1945.

Large photographic print of Chester Nimitz signing the documents of surrender on board the U.S.S. Missouri at the end of World War II, inscribed by him below the image: "To Sgt. Maj. Palmer H. Darrow, USMC—with best wishes C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, US Navy." Additionally signed by him within the image: "C.W. Nimitz, U.S. Representative." $5500.

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INSCRIBED AND TWICE SIGNED BY ADMIRAL CHESTER W. NIMITZ

NIMITZ, Chester W. Photograph inscribed. Tokyo, September 2, 1945.

Large photographic print of Chester Nimitz signing the documents of surrender on board the U.S.S. Missouri at the end of World War II, inscribed by him below the image: "To Eleanor and Jack Dodson—with best wishes and warmest regards, C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, US Navy." Additionally signed by him within the image: "C.W. Nimitz, U.S. Representative." $4800.

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ORIGINAL LARGE COLORED LITHOGRAPHED CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION SIGNED BY GENERAL MACARTHUR

MACARTHUR, Douglas. Certificate of recognition, signed. No place, no date.

Original official certificate of recognition for the service of PFC Fred Alexander as member of the elite honor guard to Douglas MacArthur during the occupation of Japan, signed by MacArthur and matted beneath the Life magazine cover for September 17, 1945 bearing a portrait of MacArthur captioned “Commander of Japan.” $3000.

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“A DEPTH OF LOYALTY FOR WHICH I AM MOST GRATEFUL”

MACARTHUR, Douglas. Photolithograph signed. WITH: Typed letter signed. New York, 1961. Three items altogether.

Large signed photographic portrait of General MacArthur—the same image found on the 1971 commorative 6¢ stamp—accompanied by a 1961 letter typewritten on his personal Sperry Rand letterhead to his secretary of “the past ten years,” gratefully acknowledging her faithful service. $2500.

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