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
15 November 2013
15th November 1943: wireless guru
1940s' GEC bakelite mains wireless
15 Mon. Cold, dull, north wind. To see Mrs. Child's wireless - new H.T. needed. Bought torch bulbs at Whitbourne's.