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
7 August 2011
Sunday 20th July 1941: brother is fifty today
Cool for time of year but a nice evening but little warmth in the sun. Albert* is 50 today. Walk along Bushey Road in evening. . *Note: Albert, his brother in Tolworth. Fred was born in 1889.