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Name: Butterfield, Lindsay
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article Mail barrel: Who remembers the "Piri"? published 2003

Source: New Zealand Marine News 2003 Volume 51 Number 3   Page 128
Title:Mail barrel: Who remembers the "Piri"?
Article Abstract:Refers to letter in Vol.50 No.3 about the PIRI. The letter writer had talked to Captain R. Jan W. Raudon of Napier about the vessel. Captain Raudon served on the PIRI as a deck boy and an Ordinary Seaman in 1953 and 1954. He fills in some of her history, and believes she met her end on the slipway in Rabaul when an earthquake occurred.

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