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    132Tahiti1911-30.gif.jpg132Tahiti Wellington 11Sept 1915 arriving ex Dardanelles.jpgTAHITI 1911-1930 off Rarotonga (1).jpgTahiti 1911-1939Executing the order to Abandon ship. passengers being bought to safety from the sinking liner. Photo taken by Rev F A Bennett, Bishop of Aotearoa who was a passenger..jpgTAHITI for 3 days kept afloat by continued pumping until the arrival of the Matson vessel VENTURA which took off all passengers and mails. TAHITI finally sank on 18 August 1930 and she sank stern first..gif