Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume I
147 — The Governor-General of New Zealand to the Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs
The Governor-General of New Zealand to the Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs
Your telegram of 15 May (No. 140). His Majesty's Government in New Zealand have now received advice of the Australian suggestion that the Orcades and Strathnaver be used to obviate difficulties of overcrowding, &c., from Capetown onwards, and they give warm support to this suggestion.