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The Escort Carrier Archive currently contains 237 pages with 3,225 still images and 1 video clip
Next update to the Escort Carrier Archive is scheduled for

September 2, 2017

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
BAVG-1   /
HMS Archer
Added seven images (030100113, 030100112–030100112e).
BAVG-2   /
HMS Avenger
Enhanced one photo and updated caption (030100201).
BAVG-3   /
HMS Biter
Enhanced one photo and updated caption (030100201). Added two images (030100328, 030100329).
BACV-6   /
HMS Tracker
Added two photos (030100329t, 030100630t).
CVE-1 Long Island Added two photos (0300152, 0300153).
CVE-6 Altamaha /
HMS Battler
Updated caption (0300613). Replaced one photo (0300602).
CVE-8 Block Island /
HMS Hunter
Added ship's badge (0300821) and one photo (0300822).
CVE-82 Saginaw Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-83 Sargent Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-84 Shamrock Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-85 Shipley Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-116 Badoeng Strait Enlarged one photo (0311616).
CVE-117 Saidor Added link to ship's history.
CVE-118 Sicily Added one photo (0311823).
CVE-119 Point Cruz Added six photos (0311924–0311924e).
CVE-121 Rabaul Added four photos (0312103–0312103c).
CVE-122 Palau Added two photos (0312212–0312212a).

July 15, 2017

CVE-79 Ommaney Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-80 Petrof Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-81 Rudyerd Bay Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-102 Attu Added two photos (0310206–0310206a).
CVE-106 Block Island Added eight photos (0310618, 0310617–0310617b, 0310619–0310619c).
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added six photos (0310717–0310717e).
CVE-108 Kula Gulf Added eight photos (0310819–0310819g).
CVE-109 Cape Gloucester Added one photo (0310910).
CVE-110 Salerno Bay Added two photos (0311010a, 0311015).
CVE-112 Siboney Added three images (0311221–0311221b).
CVE-113 Puget Sound Added seven photos (0311311–0311311f).
CVE-114 Rendova Added six photos (0311431–0311431e).

June 11, 2017

CVE-77 Marcus Island Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-78 Savo Island Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVE-79 Ommaney Bay Added five photos (0307901e–0307901k). Renumbered photos 0307902 to 0307901h, 0307903 to 0307901i. Enlarged one photo and updated caption (0307901).
CVE-80 Petrof Bay Enlarged one photo and updated caption (0308002).
CVE-82 Saginaw Bay Added one photo (0308211).
CVE-83 Sargent Bay Added one photo (0308319). Enlarged one photo (0308312).
CVE-84 Shamrock Bay Updated captions (0308401, 0308408). Added two photos (0308408a–0308408b).
CVE-86 Sitkoh Bay Added two photos (0308610, 0308611).
CVE-88 Cape Esperance Enlarged one photo (0308805).
CVE-91 Makassar Strait Added link to ship's history.
CVE-92 Windham Bay Added four photos (0309212–0309212c).
CVE-94 Lunga Point Added link to ship's history.
CVE-95 Bismarck Sea Added one photo (0309508).
CVE-96 Salamaua Added one photo (0309608).
CVE-98 Kwajalein Added one photo (0309805).
CVE-101 Matanikau Added four photos (0310109–0310109c).
CVE-115 Bairoko Added five photos (0311518, 0311517–0311517c) and link to ship's history.

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