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 March 2011
Saturday 22nd March 1941: played radio gram
Rather mild, very dull, cloudy. Put up some pictures in my room. To Wimbledon to buy cats' food. Saw loco Brighton 4.4.0 No 2447. Played the radio gram. .