Filipino-American John Spainhour was chosen as the the country's representative to this year's Mr. World which will be held in London this June.
The announcement was made on Thursday, May 29, at the Glorietta 5 Atrium, Makati.
Spainhour, 26, served as a scout sniper for the US Marines Corps for five years.
Spainhour, of North Carolina, enlisted in the US Marines Corps on his 18th birthday and was stationed in Iraq for five years as a scout sniper. After he served the military, he went to the Philippines in 2011.
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