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
16 March 2014
16th March 1944:
16 Thur. Very cool day after a sharp white morning frost; dull, overcast. Bought fish at Morden, also shopping locally. Scrubbed paintwork, treads and bannister rails of the staircase. Warning from 6.40 to 6.53 p.m. no incident.