Camp 199 Haverfordwest / Camp 70 Henllan

Discussion in 'UK PoW Camps' started by Malcolm56, Apr 16, 2021.

  1. Malcolm56

    Malcolm56 Active Member

    Camp 199 was listed at one time as Haverfordwest (199 was also Ystrad).
    The Haverfordwest site is on Haven Road, Haverfordwest, which is a continuation of Portfield (road). The site was next to Portfield Cottage. (SM 9338 1544)

    From July 1945, Henllan Bridge lists a 'Portfield Hostel, Haverfordwest' with 300+ pows.

    It seems very likely that this is the same place - with Camp 199 becoming a hostel for Camp 70. (Ystrad probably then taking the 199 number).

    Does anyone have any info to corroborate this?

    Thank you - Malcolm

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