The department no longer mails out MC10 and MC11 payment vouchers for Tax. You can make a payment electronically online or by phone using our e-Services system. If you're not required to pay electronically, you can print your own voucher to pay by check.Though General Douglas MacArthur is perhaps best known for his participation in the Korean War, his military service actually began a half-century earlier. In fact, his was one of the longest and most controversial careers of any American military officer. Douglas MacArthur was the son of another famous soldier, Arthur MacArthur II, who led troops in the the Spanish American War, and in the Philippines. Encouraged by his father's military successes as well as an ambitious mother, MacArthur entered the United States Military Academy at West Point and graduated at the head of his class in 1903.
MacArthur first led troops into combat in where he earned honors for his bravery and leadership. After the war he served as superintendent of West Point, as army chief of staff under Herbert Hoover and and as military adviser to the new Philippine Commonwealth. After retiring from the U.S. Army in 1937, MacArthur went back into active duty after the Japanese attack on on December 7, 1941. As commander of U.S. troops in the southwestern Pacific, he conducted much of the drive to defeat Japan's quest for domination of the Asian Pacific. At the end of the war in the Pacific, MacArthur presided over the surrender ceremonies in Tokyo Bay and headed the