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
11 April 2012
10 April 1942: garden and modelling
Mild, high wind, some sunshine with a little warmth in it. Did shopping locally in morning also to Wimbledon to buy a few things. Did afternoon's work in the garden. Covered tail of small spar aero with yellow tissue. Mrs Child called. .