Trenchard


Trenchard
/ˈtrɛntʃad/ (say 'trenchahd)

noun
Hugh Montague /ˈmɒntəgju/ (say 'montuhgyooh), 1st Viscount, 1873–1956, British air force officer, Marshal of the Royal Air Force 1927–1956.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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