Marshalling Area camp J1, Middleton Manor, Hassocks

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.

AddressWestmeston, Hassocks, East Sussex BN6 8RL, UK
CountyEast & West Sussex
Location typeTroop Camp
AccessPrivate
Site Ownership and Access InformationPrivate residence, no public access. Please respect the privacy of the current residents.
Contact detailsPrivate residence, no public access. Please respect the privacy of the current residents.

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