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
20 August 2010
Sunday 4th August 1940
Warm, fine, calm day of genial sunshine. Audrey and Jean called. Mrs. Akroyd called to say her mother was dead. Walk on Wimbledon Common to the the models. Mr. Morand's machine was the best. The heather is coming into bloom. .