Sallow Wood Covert, location of ‘E’ Troop, 348 Battery, 136 Field Regiment Royal Artillery, 1940. Four guns were positioned here and in the event of a German landing were tasked with firing on the invasion beaches. The gunners had field telephone communication with observers in concrete observation posts that overlooked the coastline.

Sallow Wood Covert, location of ‘E’ Troop, 348 Battery, 136 Field Regiment Royal Artillery, 1940. Four guns were positioned here and in the event of a German landing were tasked with firing on the invasion beaches. The gunners had field telephone communication with observers in concrete observation posts that overlooked the coastline.