|
|
|
Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
Truman orders Army to take over railroads
email print
About this blog
Recent Posts
Dec. 19, 2014 11:52 p.m.
Dec. 13, 2014 12:43 a.m.
Dec. 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Nov. 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Nov. 22, 2014 7:36 p.m.
By Liz Davis
Aug. 27, 2013 12:01 a.m.



August 27, 1950

Truman orders Army to take over railroads

With Executive Order #10155, President Harry s. Truman ordered the US Army to take possession, control, and operation of certain roadroads on August 27, 1950, in order to prevent a strike during the current national emergency.

http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=78328

 

Recent Posts

    latest blogs

    • Community
    • National