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Links to other web sites that have information about the Marcus Island, more information about the escort carriers in World War II, or another site of related interest. Each link will open up a new page.
A bit about where the Marcus Island got her name.
Aircraft Carriers of World War II
The Carrier Project
A pdf file on ships awards (see pg. 9 for CVE-77)
A 1/16" scale model  of the U.S.S. Marcus Island
The Battle Off Samar - Taffy III at Leyte Gulf
Marcus Island Note to the Crew #7
A Brief History of U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers
Escort Carriers Sailors and Airmen Association homepage
NAVVetsUSA web site
U.S. Aircraft Carriers commemorated on the Aircraft Carriere Memorial - San Diego, CA
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships - Escort Aircraft Carriers
Naval Historical Center
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Specs and photo of the Marcus Island
A Hypertext history of World War II
A history of the U.S.S. Marcus Island
United States Pacific Carrier Fleet 1941-1945
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation
A site featuring model ships including Casablanca class CVEs
A tribute to the WWII combatants and a comprehesive history by branch of service.
The National Museum of Naval Aviation - Pensacola, FL
NavSource Online: Escort Carrier Photo Archive CVE-77 USS MARCUS ISLAND
The Admiral Nimitz Museum and Historical Center
The Battle for Leyte Gulf and the Casablanca class carrieres
The anchor page for the world's warships