General to be on $5 coin

Mint to honor MacArthur

Posted: November 26, 2012 at 2:12 a.m.

The U.S. Mint is set to strike up to 100,000 $5 coins next year featuring Gen. Douglas MacArthur, a Little Rock native whose birthplace is now the site of a museum bearing his name in the capital city, as part of a commemorative series featuring five-star generals.

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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 7 on 11/26/2012