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
4 June 2011
Saturday 24th May 1941: ...rain needed
Mild, very dull & cloudy, rain commencing in afternoon: we need it very much. To Merton & Wimbledon to buy food. Bought some marrow plants. .