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
9 June 2013
9th June 1943: alyssum & poppy
9 Wed. Warm, some fine sunny periods - lovely. Did shopping locally also to Morden meat shop in morning. Planted white alyssum on Dear Mother's grave. Did gardening in evening, sowing some more experimental poppy seeds.