Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service February 1942.
Date Time Location Damage
15/02/1942 Found Rayleigh A piece of balloon fabric with cords attached
believed to be part of an experimental balloon found in the garden of 6 Station Crescent. Removed to Rayleigh Police Station.
16/02/1942 08.40 Foulness A British Hurricane ‘plane crashed 300 yards East
of Haven Gore Bridge. Plane completely wrecked. Pilot from RAF Harwich sustained slight injuries to head and chest. (Removed to Shoeburyness Hospital, Number unobtainable due to damage) RAF informed. Military guard mounted.