Vasile Racoviță was born 16 April 1891 in Telejna, Vaslui County, Romania to Nicolae Racoviță (1827-1894) and Ema Lisoschi and died 18 March 1979 Romania of unspecified causes. He married Lucreția Teodorescu (1889-1965) .
In 1913 he participated in the Bulgarian campaign during the Second Balkan War as reserve under-lieutenant. On february 1915 he enrolled in the army as artillery under-lieutenant. He participated in Romanian army operations during the first world war. He was promoted major in 1934 and lieutenant colonel in 1940 being in charge of the army's arsenal.
|Offspring of Vasile Racoviță and Lucreția Teodorescu (1889-1965)|
|Ema Racoviță (1922-2001)||18 December 1922 Bucharest, Romania||2001 Romania||Mihai Tănăsescu (1913-1987)|
|Lucreția Racoviță (1924-1999)||1924 Bucharest, Romania||1999 Romania|