Skelland, John Charles

John Charles Skelland

Written & photo from Paul Skelland (son)

My father, John Charles Skelland, from Liverpool, served on HMS Dianella under Captain Tognola as part of the Arctic Convoy in 1943.

Loch Ewe was certainly a frightening place for an 18 year old straight out of training at Chatham – he thought it was ‘the end of the World’!