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The Escort Carrier Archive currently contains 244 pages with 3,504 still images and 1 video clip
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August 12, 2018

CVE-14 Croatan/
HMS Fencer
Updated caption (0301425). Added one photo (0301426).
CVE-19 Prince William/
HMS Striker
Added three images (0303116, 0301920, 0301921).
CVE-20 Barnes Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-21 Block Island Added two images (0310620, 0302109).
CVE-25 Croatan Added one image (0301425). Enlarged one photo (0302501).
CVE-26 Sangamon Added six images (0302635–0302635a, 0302636, 0302602a, 0302637–0302637a).
CVE-27 Suwannee Added three images (0302736–0302736a, 0302711d).
CVE-28 Chenango Added two images (0302827–0302827a). Enlarged one photo (0302810).
CVE-29 Santee Added three images (0302953–0302953a, 0302954).
CVE-30 Charger Added four items (1, 2–4).
CVE-31 Prince William Added one image (0303116).
CVE-32 Chatham/
HMS Slinger
Added one image (1).
CVE-33 Glacier/
HMS Atheling
Added two images (1, 0303319).
CVE-66 White Plains Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-71 Kitkun Bay Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-72 Tulagi Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-73 Gambier Bay Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-101 Matanikau Added link to website of interest.
CVE-108 Kula Gulf Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three images (0310821–0310821a, 0405009).
CVE-120 Mindoro Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.

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).


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