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The subject of this article:

  • exists in the Forrest Gump novel canon (including Gump & Co.)
  • is not mentioned in the Forrest Gump film canon

Mister Wilkins is Forrest Gump's companion in Communist China when he visits to play ping-pong. Wilkins is strict about etiquette with the Chinese, and criticizes Forrest for being unkempt.