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
7 June 2016
18 Dec '46
18 Wed. Sharp white frost, fairly clear: the E wind is
like a knife. Cycled to Morden in the face of a Siberian wind to buy cats meat.
Got the groceries locally and to buy postal orders. Gwennie & Donald called
with some meat for the cats.