It was the first time the board had heard testimony on the issue.
The commission would have four months to hear evidence and testimony.
"It will be interesting to hear your testimony in front of an investigation board."
The committee will begin to hear testimony from outside witnesses next week.
The court heard testimony from 39 witnesses over five days.
We were witnesses, but there was no court which would ever hear our testimony.
"Would the king hear testimony against a man without his being there to defend himself?"
The commission heard testimony during the first five days of November 1917.
"I suppose we must hear his testimony, just to keep things straight."
A grand jury is expected to hear testimony in the case this week, officials said.