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Name: Farquhar,I J
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article published 1967

Source: New Zealand Marine News 1967 Volume 18 Number 4   Pages 122-123
Title:For the Record: VITI
Article Abstract:A brief history of the VITI from being the Governor of Fiji's yacht to her purchase in 1966-67 by Hong Kong shipping group of John McRink and Co Ltd and being renamed AUDREY B. Will be used as a refrigerated carrier of stores for the United States in South East Asia. Her service during WW2 as an anti-submarine patrol boat and a supply ship is noted; her trading between New Zealand and Australia; provisioning of weather stations on Campbell and Raoul Islands; 1961 recommenced running to Australia but by mid-sixties was idle.

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