GOVERNOR RECEIVES FURTHER INFORMATION.
Wellington, October 5
With respect to tbe bombardment of Papeete by tbe German cruisers Sohaarnhorst and Gneisenau, the Governor has received information that tbe gunboat Zelee waß destroyed, and a considerable portion of the town was also destroyed by shell fire. His Excellency has also received an assur ance from the Admiralty that " tbey have the situation well in hand."
Permanent link to this item
GOVERNOR RECEIVES FURTHER INFORMATION., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3443, 6 October 1914
GOVERNOR RECEIVES FURTHER INFORMATION. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3443, 6 October 1914
Using This Item
Akaroa Mail Co is the copyright owner for the Akaroa Mail. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence . This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Akaroa Mail Co. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.