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The Escort Carrier Archive currently contains 282 pages with 4,030 still images and 1 video clip
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July 1, 2020

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CVE-1 Long Island Added two photos (0300159–0300159a).
BAVG-3   /
HMS Biter
FS Dixmude
Added three photos (030100336, 030100337–030100337a).
CVE-8 Block Island /
HMS Hunter
Added one photo (0300826).
CVE-9 Bogue Added four photos (1–4).
CVE-11 Card Added one photo (0301151a).
CVE-13 Core Added one photo (0301310g).
CVE-101 Matanikau Added two items of memorabilia (0310115, 0310116).
CVE-106 Block Island Added five photos (0310621o–0310621s).
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added one photo (0310727).
CVE-108 Kula Gulf Updated caption (0310822).
CVE-113 Puget Sound Added five photos (0311316–0311316d).
CVE-116 Badoeng Strait Added three photos (0311648–0311648b).
CVE-117 Saidor Added booklet, This Is Your Ship.
CVE-118 Sicily Added two photos (0311830, 0311831).
CVE-121 Rabaul Replaced one photo (0312103b). Added one photo (0312103d).

May 30, 2020

CVE-45 Prince  /
HMS Rajah
Added two photos (0304514, 0304515).
CVE-57 Coral Sea /
Added one photo (0305701a).
CVE-58 Corregidor Added three photos (0305811–0305811b).
CVE-60 Guadalcanal Added one photo (0306028a).
CVE-61 Manila Bay Added one photo (0306124).
CVE-65 Wake Island Enlarged one photo (0306502).
CVE-68 Kalinin Bay Added two photos (0306805a–0306505b).
CVE-70 Fanshaw Bay Added one photo (0307011).
CVE-72 Tulagi Added two photos (0307221–0307221a).
CVE-73 Gambier Bay Added two photos (0307320–0307320a).
CVE-83 Sargent Bay Added one photo (0308316a).
CVE-87 Steamer Bay Added five photos (0308716t–0308716x).
CVE-88 Cape Esperance Added one photo (0308820).
CVE-92 Windham Bay Added two photos (0309215c–0309215d).
CVE-93 Makin Island Added one image (0309351).
CVE-94 Lunga Point Added one photo (0309419).
CVE-95 Bismarck Sea Enlarged one photo and updated caption (0309507). Added one photo (0309510).
CVE-116 Badoeng Strait Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-117 Saidor Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-118 Sicily Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-119 Point Cruz Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.

April 12, 2020

CVE-13 Core Added one photo (0301319).
CVE-15 Hamlin  /
HMS Stalker
Added one photo (0301513).
CVE-16 Nassau Added two photos (0301609a–0301609b).
CVE-18 Altamaha Added one photo (0301821).
CVE-19 Prince William  /
HMS Striker
Added one photo (0301903a).
CVE-21 Block Island Added one photo (0302111).
CVE-23 Breton Added one photo (0302318).
CVE-26 Sangamon Added one photo (0302640).
CVE-27 Suwannee Added one photo (0302739).
CVE-28 Chenango Added two photos (0302831, 0302832).
CVE-29 Santee Enlarged one photo (0302934). Added one image (0302958).
CVE-30 Charger Added one photo (0303035).
CVE-34 Pybus  /
HMS Emperor
Added one photo (0303420).
CVE-37 Bastian /
HMS Trumpeter
Enhanced two photos and updated captions (0303701, 0303710). Added one photo (0303730).
CVE-42 Estero /
HMS Premier
Added two photos (0304211, 0304212).
CVE-111 Vella Gulf Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-113 Puget Sound Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-114 Rendova Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-115 Bairoko Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.

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