August 26 1920 - Notable Passengers
The EMPRESS OF ASIA, under the command of A. J. Hailey, began a Pacific crossing upon sailing from Vancouver on August 26th, 1920.
A large passenger list estimated to be nearly 1,000 was reported. Most hotels in Vancouver were booked to capacity by the influx of travelers.
carried 440 First Class, 50 Second Class, 50 Third Class and about 450 Steerage
passengers were many missionaries traveling to the Far East and India.
passenger information is available for this crossing.
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