Teoti Raptini

  • 1914 -1915 Star
  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 1895, Little River, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Died 26 May 1930, Christchurch
  • Last rank Private
  • Service number 16/712
  • Served In 2nd Māori Contingent
  • Next of Kin Mrs Margaret Rapatini (mother), Little River, Canterbury
  • Pre-war occupation Farmer
  • ReligionPresbyterian
  • Enlisted5 July 1915, Canterbury
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 29, Waitemata, departed 18 September 1915, Wellington, disembarked 26 October 1915, Suez, Egypt
  • Theatres of operationEgypt 1915-1916, Egyptian E.F. 1916 and Western European 1916-1917-1918-1919
  • Periods of service97 days in New Zealand and three years 200 days overseas in Egypt and Western Europe. Total service of three years and 297 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard Westmoreland, 10 April 1919
  • Discharged7 May 1919 on termination of period of engagement
  • Awarded1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal