London in the Blitz. Fred French, 66 Chestnut Road, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, London SW20 kept this diary, blogged 69 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 French.
By the same editor Poems Please Me
14 June 2010
Thursday 13th June 1940
Between very mild and rather warm: very dull and cloudy; a few showers. To Wimbledon along rail path; bought heliotrope and zinnias and went straightway & planted them on Mother's grave. Hoed over and weeded half the garden. .