CHAPTER 414

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

RELATIVE TO GENERAL OF THE ARMY DOUGLAS MAC-ARTHUR.

WHEREAS, General of the Army Douglas MacArthur, one of our most distinguished soldiers, is returning to the United States after an absence of many years spent on foreign soil in valorous and exceptional service to his country, and

WHEREAS, it is appropriate that the House of Representatives and the Senate of the 116th General Assembly of the State of Delaware extend a welcome to General MacArthur and express their deep and sincere appreciation for his manifold services as a military leader and as a wise and able administrator of a conquered country; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives of the 116th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring therein:

That the Members of the House of Representatives and the Senate hereby extend to General of the Army Douglas MacArthur a most hearty welcome upon his return to the United States and express their profound appreciation for his many distinguished services to his country; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to General of the Army Douglas MacArthur and that the action hereby taken be made a part of the record of the present Session.

Approved May 14, 1951.