WELLINGTON, May 14. • The Manuka was to leave for :• ylney. this evening, but the seamen and i\remen practically refused to sail r.ntass three ' convalescent members <4' the crew were removed to the hospital from Somes Island. The men contend that the accommodation at the island in unsuitable.' The Public Health Department refused to agree to the patients' removal:, it being considers! dangerous to the public health to bring them ashore. The Manuka now is fixed to sail at noon tomorrow.
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MANUKA DELAYED., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9610, 15 May 1919
MANUKA DELAYED. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9610, 15 May 1919
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