|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Age at embarkation||35|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Isabella Henderson, Derby Street, Semaphore, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 7 years in the Scottish Guards, British Army: time expired.|
|Place of enlistment||Oaklands, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1532|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Company Sergeant Major|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Corps Headquarters|
|Fate||Effective abroad (still overseas)|
Meritorious Service Medal
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to No 2 Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 9 November 1915 (cellulitis); discharged, 2 December 1915 [date unclear on Form B103]. Appointed Temporary Corporal, 23 December 1915. Disembarked Alexandria, 29 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 3 April 1916.
Placed on roll of men acting as escort to General Birdwood, 10 April 1916.
Appointed Acting Company Sergeant Major, 26 June 1916.
On leave to United Kingdom, 4 February 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 12 June 1918.
Transferred to Australian Corps Headquarters, 10 May 1918 [date wrongly recorded on Form B103 as 1916].
Transferred to AIF Administrative Headquarters, London, 15 November 1918, and reverted to Sergeant.
Awarded Meritorious Service Medal.
Promoted E/R Company Sergeant Major, 5 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Friedrichsruh', 22 January 1920; disembarked Melbourne, 9 March 1920, for onward travel to Adelaide; discharged, 24 May 1920.Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||75|
|Place of burial||AIF Cemetery (Row 23, Grave No. 69), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HENDERSON James|