December 10 1927 - Notable Passengers

The EMPRESS OF ASIA began a Pacific crossing upon sailing from Vancouver on December 10th, 1927.  The ship carried 750 passengers and a capacity cargo for various ports in the Far East. The cargo consisted of over 1,100 tons of flour and large quantities of beef and butter.  Many of the passengers were travelling to the Orient to celebrate New Years.

Notable passengers embarking aboard EMPRESS OF ASIA on December 10th, 1927 at Vancouver and Victoria.


His Grace Archbishop J. A. Chambon

Proceeding from France to Japan to take charge of missionary work.

H. H. Low

Vice-Consul in charge of the Chinese Consulate in Vancouver

Mr. and Mrs. T. R. Marsh

Residents of Shanghai.


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