March 14 1931 - Notable Passengers

The EMPRESS OF ASIA, commanded by L. D. Douglas, began a Pacific crossing upon sailing from Vancouver on March 14th, 1931.  

The ship carried a light passenger list of 157 aboard with 22 First Class, 33 Second Class and 102 Steerage.  Included was a party of 5 Chinese students returning home from Boston and Harvard Universities.

Notable passengers embarking aboard EMPRESS OF ASIA on March 14th, 1931 at Vancouver and Victoria.


Violet Punnett

Of Victoria, en route to Peiping.

M. H. Dodge

Far East representative of the Fairbanks-Morse Company

Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Johnston

Of Los Angeles, on a tour of the Orient.

T. L. Bonstow

Of San Francisco.


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