John Lawrence McKandry 1 October 1930 - 14 May 1953 Key details Contribute › Service number Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Lawrence AWMM SurnameMcKandry AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth1 October 1930 AWMM Place of birthAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Served with the Australian Army 1951-53Served in Korea with Royal Australian Army (RAR) 1952-53 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death14 May 1953 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathKorea AWMM Death notesKorea AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Lawrence McKandry by laying a poppy. George James McKandry James Joseph McKandry John Lawrence McKandry William Patrick McKandry William Patrick McKandry Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Lawrence McKandry Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand in the Korean War. NZHistory online.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-warFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMIan McGibbon, New Zealand and the Korean War, Volume II: Combat Operations, Oxford University Press, Auckland, 1996, pp. 372, 407. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.