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
6 October 2013
6th October 1943: letter of condolence
6 Wed. Mild, dull, cloudy, windy, rain setting in later. Shopping locally also bought Dinky's meat at Morden. Did some tidying up in garden. Warning from 7.55 to 9.25 p.m.: no incident. Wrote letter of condolence to Frank and Nellie, John's parents at Basingstoke.