27 June 2014
27th June 1944: night-long warning... a wonderful rainbow
Tues 27. Very mild after a night of rain; alternate sun and showers. From 11.40 p.m. on 26th to 6.0 a.m. on 27th. Nine machines, only three being within a few miles. From 6.25 to 7.5 a.m. no incident. From 7.14 to 7.58 a.m. no incident. From 10.45 to 11.30 a.m. one bomb to the south. From 12.00 noon to 12.25 p.m. no incidents. Heavy rain and thunder. To Wimbledon in afternoon; bought fish. From 3.15 to 3.35 p.m. no incident. From 6.20 to 7.55 p.m. three down fairly near; one probably on Common extension. From 7.57 to 8.58 p.m. One near to S.E. another near to N.E. Wonderfully bright double rainbow. From 9.20 to 9.45 p.m. no incident.
Posted by Tony