Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service 12 May 1941.

Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service 12 May 1941.

Date                Time   Location         Damage

12/05/1941    00.45  Foulness       8 – H.Es exploded on Shelford Marshes and New

Island             Marsh Farm.  Also about 30 I.Bs on New Marsh Farm.  No damage or casualties.

12/05/1941    00.50  South             I.Bs (about 100) burnt out in fields East and South

Fambridge     of South Fambridge Hall Farm.  No damage or casualties.

12/05/1941    01.00  Potton            10 – H.Es 4 exploded 1 mile West of cottages. 

Island             Damage to sea wall.  Some cattle and sheep killed.  4 exploded and 2 unexploded on Saltings on South side of Potton Island Creek and 440 yards from Potton Island Farmhouse.  The unexploded being 35 feet from sea wall.

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