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
27 July 2014
27th July 1944: War Damage Claims
27 Thur. Aunt Nellie called in the morning and was
horrified at the extent of the damage. Went to Council offices to obtain a War
Damage Claims form. Various workmen have pulled down loose and overhanging
slates and brickwork.