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
26 September 2014
24 Sept 1944: just one bomb heard
24 Sun. Very cool, very rough, very dull; rain most of the day.
Went to Aunt Hannah’s for tea; it made a change. Warning at 9.50 p.m: one
flying bomb from NE to SW where it exploded a few miles away: all clear at