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|Description:||General Walter Krueger (right) presents President Harry S. Truman (left) with a 650 year old Japanese sword. The general received the sword from a Japanese family while with the 10th Army occupation forces in Japan. From: the scrapbooks of Matthew Connelly, Volume 2.|
|Date:||March 4, 1946|
|ARC Keywords:||Armed forces officers; Gifts; Presidents; Weapons|
|HST Keywords:||Masamune Sword; Truman - Dignitaries - Military - Army; Truman - Gifts - Other; Truman Library - Museum Objects - Masamune Sword|
|People Pictured:||Krueger, Walter, 1881-1967; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972|
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