Books: Monument

MACARTHUR 1941-1951 (441 pp.)—Major General Charles A. Willoughby & John Chamberlain — McGraw-Hill ($5.75).

As the old soldier fades away, Douglas MacArthur's lieutenants are coming forward to speak for him. General George Kenney, his air commander, has already written exuberantly but superficially of The Mac Arthur I Know. Currently General Courtney Whitney, MacArthur's adviser and military aide from old Australia days, is cranking up an authoritative memoir for publication next year. Now, with the expert help of Author-Critic John Chamberlain, Major General Charles A. Willoughby, 62, one of the original "Bataan boys," tells...

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