Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service 21 January 1941.
Date Time Location Damage
21/01/1941 10.45 South Weald 1 – A.A. exploded Shell at Coxtie Green Farm.
Slight damage to cowshed. No casualties.
21/01/1941 15.00 Pitsea An enemy plane flew low over the district and
machine gunned indiscriminately. No casualties. Damage to bungalow.
21/01/1941 15.55 Billericay 16 – H.Es 15 exploded and 1 unexploded and a
number of I.Bs in fields opposite Ardleighs Garage at Harts Corner. One heavy H.E. exploded near Cullis’ Sheet Metal Factory South Green. 1 soldier killed, 2 soldiers and 3 civilians injured. Extensive damage to factory and other property. Telephone and electric cables down. Water main damaged. (Unexploded removed by B.D.S).