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The Escort Carrier Archive currently contains 243 pages with 3,479 still images and 1 video clip
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July 9, 2018

CVE-6 Altamaha/
HMS Battler
Added one image (0301817).
CVE-9 Bogue Added three images (0300931, 0300932, 0300933).
CVE-10 Breton/
HMS Chaser
Added two images (0302317, 0301015).
CVE-11 Card Added two images (0301158, 0301159).
CVE-12 Copahee Enlarged ship's patch. Added three images (0301224, 0301225, 0301226).
CVE-13 Core Added two images (0301316, 0301317).
CVE-14 Croatan/
HMS Fencer
Added one image (0301425). Enhanced one photo and updated caption (0301401).
CVE-16 Nassau Added two squadron patches (0301622–0301622a).
CVE-17 St. George/
HMS Pursuer
Added two images (0301712, 0301713).
CVE-18 Altamaha Added two images (0301817, 0301818).
CVE-22   /
HMS Searcher
Added two photos (0302214, 0302215).
CVE-35 Baffins/
HMS Ameer
Added one image (0303515). Enhanced and renumbered one photo, and updated caption (0303509b).
CVE-36 Bolinas/
HMS Begum
Added two images (0303606, 0303607).
CVE-63 Midway / St. Lo Added one image (0306312d) and one video (020551).
CVE-69 Kasaan Bay Added one image (0306909). Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-70 Fanshaw Bay Added one image (0307009). Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-105 Commencement Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-106 Block Island Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added one photo (0310719b).

June 10, 2018

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CVE-1 Long Island Added two images (0300154, 0300107a).
BAVG-2   /
HMS Avenger
Added one photo (030100330).
BAVG-3   /
HMS Biter
Added one photo (030100330).
BACV-6   /
HMS Tracker
Added one photo (030100631t).
CVE-6 Altamaha/
HMS Battler
Added four photos (0300619, 0300615a–0300615c).
CVE-65 Wake Island Added three images (0306505–0306505b). Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-66 White Plains Added two images (0306612–0306612a). Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-67 Solomons Updated caption (0306719). Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-68 Kalinin Bay Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-93 Makin Island Added three images (0309347, 0305602, 0309348).
CVE-104 Munda Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three images (0310412–0310412b).

May 6, 2018

CVE-51 St. Simon  /
HMS Arbiter
Enhanced one photo (0305103). Added two images (0305115, 0305116).
CVE-103 Roi Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three images (0310304–0310304b).
CVE-106 Block Island Added one document (0310622).
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added four images (0310723–0310723a, 0310721, 0310722).
CVE-114 Rendova Added nine images (0311432–0311432b, 0311433–0211433e).
CVE-115 Bairoko Added three images (0311519–0311519b). Enlarged one photo (0311505).
CVE-116 Badoeng Strait Added four images (0311642–0311642b, 0311643).
CVE-118 Sicily Added four images (0311824–0311824b, 0311825).
CVE-119 Point Cruz Added four images (0311927–0311927b, 0311929) and two patches (1–2).

April 27, 2018

CVE-8 Block Island /
HMS Hunter
Updated caption (0300805). Added three photos (0300818a, 0300824, 0300823).
CVE-15 Hamlin  /
HMS Stalker
Enhanced one photo and updated caption (0301501). Added one photo (0301501a).
CVE-23 Breton Added two images (0302317, 0302316).
CVE-34 Pybus /
HMS Emperor
Updated one caption (1).
CVE-100 Bougainville Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three images (0306409–0310003a).
CVE-101 Matanikau Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three images (0310110–0310110b).
CVE-102 Attu Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added two images (0310207–0310207a).
CVE-106 Block Island Added seven images (0310620–0302102, 0310621–0310621d).
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added three images (0310719–0310719a, 0310720) and four photos from the collection of FT1 Mike Mitchell.
CVE-110 Salerno Bay Added four images (0311016–0404215, 0311017).
CVE-111 Vella Gulf Added three images (0311104–0311104b). Enlarged one photo and updated caption (0311101).
CVE-112 Siboney Added three images (0311222–0311222b). Enlarged one photo (0311210).
CVE-113 Puget Sound Added eight images (0311312–0311312a, 0311313–0311313e).


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