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
17 June 2011
Sunday 8th June 1941
Very mild, fitful heavy clouds and heavy showers. Walk to Malden; got no reply at Uncle Ben's. Alric Avenue has about 14 houses destroyed by bombs. .