Marshalling Area camp T4, West Ham Greyhound/Speedway Stadium

Camp T4 had a capacity of 2,000 men and 500 vehicles. West Ham Greyhound Stadium was demolished in the 1970’s, and the site was redeveloped as housing.

Troops camped in Marshalling Area T (in the London region) in mid-1944 were part of the follow-up forces that landed on the British beaches in Normandy in the days after D-Day. Among the units camped in London before D-Day were troops from the 51st (Highland) Division, who began landing in Normandy on D+1 (7 June 1944). Units in Marshalling Area T embarked through ports in the Thames Estuary, such as Tilbury.

AddressLondon E16 3RR, UK
CountyLondon
Location typeTroop Camp
AccessPublic Access
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