London in the Blitz. Fred French, 66 Chestnut Road, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, London SW20 kept this diary, blogged 70 years later, during WWII and peacetime. He loves music, model aircraft, radios, railways, roses. His sister Theresa (Ciss) goes out to work - Fred does the shopping, etc.
'On this day' and other notes by 'Tony in Devon'.
By the same editor Poems Please Me
14 August 2011
Sunday 27th July 1941: Queensmere
Rather warm after heavy rain: delightful sunny evening. Walked to see Queensmere on Wimbledon Common; the landscape is at its best and the bracken is 6 to 8 feet high. .
.Note: Queensmere is a lake on Wimbledon Common. (Photo: Ian Howard, 2007, via Wikipedia) .