|Place of birth||Marrickville, New South Wales|
|School||Petersham Commercial School, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Lucas Road, Burwood, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Father, W Ipkendanz, Lucas Road, Burwood, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||55th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Date of death incorrectly entered on Nominal Roll as 24 July 1919.|
|Place of death or wounding||Doignies, France|
|Age at death||22|
|Place of burial||Bapaume Australian Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 3), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: William and Lena IPKENDANZ, 'Bulwarra', Lucas Road, Burwood, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 832 Gunner Herbert Tiral IPKENDANZ, 36th Heavy Artillery Group, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919; 491 Sergeant Robert Louis IPKENDANZ, 7th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 15 November 1915.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 3rd Bn, Tel el Kebir, 6 January 1916.
Transferred to 55th Bn, 13 February 1916.
Embarkjed Alkexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Admitted to 36th Casualty Clearing Station, 7 December 1916 (venereal disease: gonorrohea); transferred to 1st Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 8 December 1916; to 51st General Hospital, Etaples, 10 December 1916; discharged to Base Depot, 4 January 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 17 January 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 29 days.
Detached to Gas School of Instruction, 24 January 1917; rejoined unit, 30 January 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 21 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 2 April 1917.
Died of wounds, 2nd Australian Field Ambulance, 2 April 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, IPKENDANZ Eric|