April 18 1936 - Notable Passengers

The EMPRESS OF ASIA, commanded by A. V. R. Lovegrove, began a Pacific crossing upon sailing from Vancouver on April 18th, 1936. 

The ship was delayed at Vancouver for 7 hours in order to allow a rendezvous with the mail train from eastern Canada.  

A cargo of over 3,500 tons and passenger list of over 200 was reported.  Cargo included automobiles, newsprint, bar metal, and flour.

No other passenger information is available for this voyage.

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