Kendrew, John Anthony Ernest, 1903-1969
- Existence: 1903 - 1969
John Anthony Ernest Kendrew joined Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1928. He worked in the company's Insurance Departments at Hankow, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tientsin. He was in charge of the Hongkong Fire Insurance Co. Ltd and Canton Insurance Office, and was appointed the Manager of the Insurance Department, Shanghai, in 1949.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.