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
2 February 2017
Fred's family XXI: Ward's photographic studio, West Croydon
Then and now. The Wards' carte de visite, on reverse of yesterday's C19th photo, and a snip from Google Street View.
Clearly the same building, 'Opposite railway station', West Croydon