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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.
http://history.acusd.edu/gen/st/~magneson/battles.html
Aircraft Carriers of World War II
http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/carrier.html
The Carrier Project
http://cvproj.home.texas.net/carrier.htm
A pdf file on ships awards (see pg. 9 for CVE-77)
http://neds.nebt.daps.mil/Directives/o1650/encl3shipm.pdf
A 1/16" scale model  of the U.S.S. Marcus Island
http://www.bit-net.com/~kbt/CVE.html
The Battle Off Samar - Taffy III at Leyte Gulf
http://www.bosamar.com/
Marcus Island Note to the Crew #7 
http://www.bosamar.com/marcus.html
A Brief History of U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers
http://www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/ships/carriers/cv-escrt.html
Escort Carriers Sailors and Airmen Association homepage
http://www.escortcarriers.com/
NAVVetsUSA web site
http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/9703//members/jphillips.html
U.S. Aircraft Carriers commemorated on the Aircraft Carriere Memorial - San Diego, CA
http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/4968/listofships.html
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships - Escort Aircraft Carriers
http://www.hazegray.org/danfs/carriers/cve.htm
Naval Historical Center
http://www.history.navy.mil/
Find information about U.S.Navy ships at Hullnumber.com
http://www.hullnumber.com/
Specs and photo of the Marcus Island
http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/ships/CVE/CVE-77_MarcusIsland.html
A Hypertext history of World War II
http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar
A history of the U.S.S. Marcus Island
http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/ships/dafs/CVE/cve77.html
United States Pacific Carrier Fleet 1941-1945
http://www.iol.net.au/~conway/ww2/uscarriers.html
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation
http://www.lonesailor.org/log_intro.php
A site featuring model ships including Casablanca class CVEs
http://www.modelshipbuilding.com/350gambier.htm
A tribute to the WWII combatants and a comprehesive history by branch of service.
http://www.nauticom.net/www/harts
The National Museum of Naval Aviation - Pensacola, FL
http://www.naval-air.org/
NavSource Online: Escort Carrier Photo Archive CVE-77 USS MARCUS ISLAND
http://www.navsource.org/archives/03/077.htm
The Admiral Nimitz Museum and Historical Center
http://www.nimitz-museum.org/
The Battle for Leyte Gulf and the Casablanca class carrieres
http://www.odyssey.dircon.co.uk/LEYTE_Casablancas_.htm
The anchor page for the world's warships
http://www.warships1.com