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
30 August 2013
25th Aug 1943: cycling for pleasure
25 Wed. ...very rough S.W. wind... cycled to Epson Common in afternoon; got there and back in an hour and a half - about 16 miles. Aunt Liza called also Mr. Bonham.