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 June 2016
Tennis special post - celebrating Wimbledon
On the day (27 June 2016) that the annual Wimbledon Lawn Tennis
event begins, here's a Google map showing that Fred
lived about one mile away. Chestnut Road is centre at foot,
and you can see the shape of tennis courts at centre top.