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Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew

Pronunciation: /ˈwānˌrīt/
IV (1883–1953), US army officer. The general in charge of all US troops on the Philippine Islands in 1942, he was forced to surrender at Corregidor and was held as a prisoner of war by the Japanese until 1945.

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Syllabification: Wain·wright, Jonathan Mayhew

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