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
24 December 2010
Monday 2nd December 1940: repaired shelter door
Thick white morning frost but less cold day. Warning from 12.20 to 12.56 all clear & warning together. Repaired door of shelter damaged by blast. Night warning from 9.56 p.m. till 10.24, nothing occurred. .