The following American forces were based in the Co. Antrim town between 1943 and 1944. If you have more information on exact bases, please get in touch.
|Start Date||End Date||Units|
|1942||14th Ordnance Company (Medium Maintenance) (VCorps).|
|1943||Headquarters, 34th Infantry Division.|
|19th November 1943||12th March 1944||Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 307th Quartermaster Sterilization Battalion.|
|23rd November 1943||Quartermaster Depot Q-111BA|
|7th December 1943||10th March 1944||577th Army Postal Unit.|
|22nd December 1943||25th May 1944||68th Station Hospital (250 Beds).|
|3rd April 1944||2nd June 1944||285th Military Police Company (Post, Camp or Station).|
|12th April 1944||8th May 1944||54th Finance Disbursing Section.|
Places of Interest
The following places will be of interest to anyone wishing to explore more of the area's Second World War heritage.