July 30 1933 - Notable Passengers

The EMPRESS OF ASIA, commanded by A. V. R. Lovegrove, began a Pacific crossing upon sailing from Vancouver on July 30th, 1933.

The ship sailed from Vancouver a day late, having been held at that city to finish engine room repairs.

Cargo included a shipment of loganberry wine being sent to Hong Kong from the Growers’ Wine Company.

Cargo also included roofing materials and a large shipment of fruit from California that was discharged to the EMPRESS OF ASIA from the Grace Line ship SANTA ROSA.

A passenger list of more than 200 was reported.

Notable passengers embarking aboard EMPRESS OF ASIA on July 30th, 1933 at Vancouver and Victoria.

Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Hale

Of San Francisco, beginning a world tour.

Benjamin Wolf

Of New York.

Mrs. A. S. Wyllie

Of Vancouver, travelling to Japan.

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bergman

Associated with the Swedish Alliance Missionary Society en route to Kobe.

If you have arrived here and cannot see the Table of Contents to the left,

Please click HERE and visit our mainpage!