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
31 March 2011
Friday 28th March 1941: set up wireless
Cool, dull, rain at night. Gilded two more picture frames. Out to buy fish. Oh, I went in morning to buy ham. To Kinghams in evening to set up their wireless set at their new address. Fitted new rubbers to movement of pick-up. .