|Address||Westmeston, Hassocks, East Sussex BN6 8RL, UK|
|County||East & West Sussex|
|Location type||Troop Camp|
|Site Ownership and Access Information||Private residence, no public access. Please respect the privacy of the current residents.|
|Contact details||Private residence, no public access. Please respect the privacy of the current residents.|
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This was one of a number of troop camps in Sussex around the time of D-Day. Camp J1 had a capacity of 860 men. Troops camped in Marshalling Area J (in Sussex) were part of Force ‘S’ which landed on Sword Beach on D-Day. Most of these troops came from the British 3rd Infantry Division. Units in Marshalling Area J embarked through Newhaven and Shoreham.