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
5 May 2012
2 May 1942: planted lettuces
2 Sat. Mild, cool east wind, small amount of weak, hazy sunshine. Got the groceries etc, also to Merton where I met Harold and Winnie. Planted some more lettuces and dug over & tidied up the garden which is looking quite trim now.