1 December 2013
1st December 1943: one model aircraft & two enemy.
1 Dec: Wed. Cold, dull, damp. Did shopping in morning. Met Winifred Ewing. The first time she has been out since her return from a long time in hospital; pleased to see her but she is not yet well. Made two engine nacelles for Anthony's aero. Warning at eight p.m. Local system did not sound and a machine from the south got here before the warning was sounded. It received a fair amount of gunfire from distant batteries. A second machine came from the north and circled round for ten minutes then went east over London, was fired at by distant guns only; heard nothing come down. All clear at 8.45 p.m. Len called in evening. He is going into hospital tomorrow to have his knee put right. Doris stayed the night.
Posted by Tony