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The Escort Carrier Archive currently contains 270 pages with 3,847 still images and 1 video clip
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October 5, 2019

  2019 ECSAA Convention (Escort Carrier Sailors and Airmen Association).

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CVE-1 Long Island Added two photos (0300155, 0300156).
BAVG-2   /
HMS Avenger
Added three photos (030100216–030100216b).
BAVG-3   /
HMS Biter
FS Dixmude
Added four images (030100333, 030100334–030100334b).
BAVG-6   /
HMS Tracker
Added ship's badge and one photo (030100632t).
CVE-6 Altamaha/
HMS Battler
Added two photos (0300621, 0300622) and Booklet of General Plans.
CVE-7 Barnes/
HMS Attacker
Updated ship's chronology. Added six images (0300725, 0300726–0300726d).
CVE-9 Bogue Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and four photos (1–4).
CVE-11 Card Enlarged one photo (0301140). Added one photo (0301140a).
CVE-13 Core Added one photo (0301318).
CVE-15 Hamlin  /
HMS Stalker
Added two photos (0301511a–0301511b).
CVE-16 Nassau Added two photos (0301624–0301624a).
CVE-26 Sangamon Enlarged one photo (0302601a). Added one photo (0302639).
CVE-99 Admiralty Islands Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-100 Bougainville Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-101 Matanikau Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-102 Attu Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-112 Siboney Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.

August 30, 2019

  2019 ECSAA Convention (Escort Carrier Sailors and Airmen Association).

CVE-11 Card Replaced one photo (0301148).
CVE-87 Steamer Bay Enlarged two photos (0308703, 0308717). Added two photos (0308719, 0308718b). Added five photos from the collection of John W. Briganti.
CVE-92 Windham Bay Enhanced one photo and updated caption (0309202).
CVE-94 Lunga Point Added two images (0309417–0309417a).
CVE-95 Bismarck Sea Enlarged two photos (0309501, 0309502).
CVE-96 Salamaua Added three photos (0309611–0402804).
CVE-99 Admiralty Islands Added one photo (0309921).
CVE-101 Matanikau Added one photo (0310111).
CVE-106 Block Island Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and five photos (0310621e–0310621i).
CVE-107 Gilbert Islands Added one photo (0310724).
CVE-109 Cape Gloucester Enlarged one photo (0310909).
CVE-112 Siboney Added one photo (0311224).
CVE-113 Puget Sound Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and three photos (0311314–0311314b). Enlarged one photo (0311304).
CVE-114 Rendova Added one photo (0311436).
CVE-115 Bairoko Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and one image (0311521). Enlarged one photo (0311506).
CVE-116 Badoeng Strait Added two photos (0311647, 0311618a) and the Commissioning Program.
CVE-118 Sicily Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and two photos (0311827–0311827a). Enlarged one photo (0311823).

August 3, 2019

CVE-27 Suwannee Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-28 Chenango Added link to website of interest.
CVE-74 Nehenta Bay Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and one photo (0307409).
CVE-80 Petrof Bay Added one photo (0308013).
CVE-82 Saginaw Bay Added one photo (0308214).
CVE-83 Sargent Bay Added two photos (0308322, 0308321).
CVE-84 Shamrock Bay Added two photos (0308416, 0308408c). Replaced one photo (0308401).
CVE-86 Sitkoh Bay Enlarged one photo (0308611).
CVE-87 Steamer Bay Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and four photos (0308715, 0308717, 0308718–0308718a). Added 15 photos from the collection of John W. Briganti.
CVE-88 Cape Esperance Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign and enlarged one photo (0308805).
CVE-91 Makassar Strait Added three photos (0309110, 0309111, 0309112).
CVE-92 Windham Bay Added two photos (0309219–0309219a).
CVE-97 Hollandia Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign, two photos (0306022–0309709a) and updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-98 Kwajalein Added one image (0306115a) and listing of the ship's commanding officers.

July 19, 2019

CVE-15 Hamlin  /
HMS Stalker
Added one photo (0301512). Enhanced one photo (0301503).
CVE-16 Nassau Added two photos (0301610c–0301610d). Replaced one photo (0301607).
CVE-59 Mission Bay Added one photo (0306911).
CVE-68 Kalinin Bay Removed one photo (0306807d). Added one photo (0306306f).
CVE-69 Kasaan Bay Added two photos (0306911, 0306912).
CVE-70 Fanshaw Bay Enlarged two photos (0307001, 0307008).
CVE-71 Kitkun Bay Enlarged two photos (0307104, 0307103a).
CVE-72 Tulagi Added two images and updated caption (0307217a–100300910). Added one photo (0307219).
CVE-73 Gambier Bay Added one photo (0307318).
CVE-75 Hoggatt Bay Added two photos (0307511–0307511a).
CVE-76 Kadashan Bay Enlarged one photo and updated caption (0307608).
CVE-77 Marcus Island Added five photos (0307707–0307707d).
CVE-79 Ommaney Bay Enlarged three photos (0307901–0307901k).
CVE-94 Lunga Point Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-95 Bismarck Sea Added two images (0305766–120514318) and listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-96 Salamaua Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign, one photo (0309609a) and listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVE-106 Block Island Added one photo (0310617c) and link to videos (0310625).


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