Harry Te Whao

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 13 July 1895, Puketeraki, Otago, New Zealand
  • Died 8 July 1955, Waimate
  • Last rank Private
  • Service number 25367
  • Served In 13th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company, New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Next of Kin Miss Martha Te Whao (sister), 77 Glen Road, Mornington, Dunedin
  • Pre-war occupation Baker
  • ReligionChurch of England (Anglican)
  • Enlisted18 November 1915
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 55, Tofua, departed 27 May 1916, Wellington, disembarked 27 July 1916, Devonport, Devon, England
  • Theatres of operationWestern European 1916-1917
  • Periods of service218 days in New Zealand and two years and 318 days overseas. Total service three years and 171 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard S.S. Westmoreland, 28 February 1919
  • Discharged7 May 1919 on termination of period of engagement
  • AwardedBritish War Medal and Victory Medal