This was one of several camps in Marshalling Area X. Troops camped in this area in South Wales were part of follow up Force ‘B’ which landed on the American beaches in Normandy in the days after D-Day. Among the units camped in South Wales before D-Day were the US 2nd Infantry Division, who began landing on Omaha Beach on D+1 (7 June 1944). Units in Marshalling Area X embarked through ports in the Swansea area.
|Address||Grovesend, Swansea SA4 4GP, UK|
|Location type||Troop Camp|
|Site Ownership and Access Information||Today the site is common land (Bryn Lliw Grasslands and Mynydd Lliw Common) that can be visited by the public.|
|Contact details||See Bryn Lliw Grasslands and Mynydd Lliw Common website.|
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