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
1 March 2012
Sun 1 March 1942: ash chopped
Very cold but just above freezing; calm and dull. Mr.Norris pollarded the ash tree in the garden for 5/-. It had become too large. Aunt Liza called in late afternoon. .