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
7 July 2010
Sunday 7th July 1940
Very mild. Terrific deluge of rain in morning & subsequent showers: very cloudy. To Wimbledon Common in evening to see others fly; helped Gunter(?) with his R.W.Cadet model. Saw rainbow from Common in evening. .