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
6 July 2014
5th July 1944
...one in Wandsworth direction, one in the grounds of Kings College, only 200 yards from the office where Ciss works.... the explosion made my ears ring...... then ten came throughout the night...