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
30 December 2011
Sun 28th Dec 1941: brrrrrrrr...!
Sharp morning frost, bright, sunny day, blue sky but cold wind coming - surprisingly from the south; freezing hard by early evening. Len Garrod called in afternoon and returned my micrometer; he now works at aero. factory at Mitcham. .