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
5 June 2016
16 Dec '46
16 Mon. Hard frost; 4 degrees below midday:
fairly clear, bitter E wind blowing half a gale. Bought fish, a cake and got
the accumulator locally. Ciss went to see Uncle Tom & Aunt Nellie at
Westminster, they sent me a couple of cakes.