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 June 2012
25 May, Whit Monday 1942: sprawling
25 Whit Monday. Mild, heavy clouds, very boisterous chilly wind; deluge commencing in early afternoon. On sudden gust of wind sent me sprawling across the garden. Stayed in and played pin board and dominoes with Ciss.