Definition of Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew in English:

Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew

proper noun

  • 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.

Pronunciation

Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew

/ˈwānˌrīt/