Marshalling Area camp J2, Stanmer Park, Brighton

This was one of a number of troop camps in Sussex around the time of D-Day. Camp J2 had a capacity of 2,800 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.

AddressBrighton BN1 9SE, UK
CountyEast & West Sussex
Location typeTroop Camp
AccessPublic Access
Site Ownership and Access InformationThe site is now a public park.
Contact detailsSee Stamer Park website.

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