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
26 August 2011
Tuesday 5 August 1941: 'had to wear overcoat'
Very mild, very cloudy and fitful, very rough, heavy showers. To do the usual shopping going to Wimbledon along the rail path. Had to wear an overcoat to-day. Bill Kingham and Alan Spooner called in evening. .