Marshalling Area camp J8, Paxhill (Haywards Heath)

AddressLindfield, Haywards Heath, West Sussex RH16 2QS, UK
CountyEast & West Sussex
Location typeTroop Camp
Site Ownership and Access InformationToday the site is a golf course, no public access.
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This was one of a number of troop camps in Sussex around the time of D-Day. Camp J8 had a capacity of 1,200 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.

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