|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Place of birth||Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Address||Glen Brae, St Luke Street, Randwick, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||J E Kendrigan, Glen Brae, St Luke Street, Randwick, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/21/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3542 Pte Bernard Francis KENDRIGAN, 20th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 January 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Joined Bn at Gallipoli, 4 August 1915.
Wounded in action, 7 August 1915 (gun shot wound, right hand); admitted to HMS 'Caledonia', 7 August 1915, and admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 10 August 1915; transferred to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, 10 August 1915; to Convalescent Camp, Zeitoun, 15 August 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to rejoin Bn, 20 October 1915; rejoined Bn, Gallipoli, 30 October 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 29 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Found guilty, Tel el Kebir, 12 January 1916, of being absent from parade without leave: awarded 2 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Admitted to 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital, 29 February 1916 (not yet diagnosed); transferred to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 4 March 1916; discharged to duty, 8 March 1916.
Admitted to 12th Field Ambulance, 9 April 1916 (weak ankles); discharged to duty, 10 April 1916.
Boarded as medically unfit, 21 April 1916; admitted to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Abbassia (weak feet); transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, 28 April 1916.
Transferred to England, and marched in to 1st Training Bn, 24 May 1916; appointed to Sanitary Section of Bn.
Proceeded overseas to France, 25 July 1916.
Admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance, 28 January 1917 (crushed finger); transferred to Australian Corps Rest Station, 28 January 1917; to 45th Casualty Clearing Station, 9 February 1917, and then to Ambulance Train No 5, and admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Rouen, 10 February 1917; transferred to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 19 February 1917; to Base Depot, 27 February 1917.
Admitted to 18th General Hospital, Camiers, 10 March 1917 (suspected mumps); marched in to 1st Australian Division Base Depot, Etaples, from hospital, 28 March 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 12 April 1917.
Wounded in action, 8 May 1917 (gun shot wound, back and right arm), and admitted to 6th Field Ambulance; transferred to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 9 May 1917; to England, 19 May 1917, and admitted to 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth, 20 May 1917; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 19 September 1917; discharged on furlough, 26 September 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 10 October 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 5 November 1917; disembarked Sydney, 3 January 1918; discharged (medically unfit: wounded), Sydney, 2 July 1918.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Surname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as KINDRIGAN.|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||61|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, KENDRIGAN John James|