Charles McGowan Skelton, 1969

Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Item Type:
A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Charles McGowan Skelton.
Mr. Charles McGowan Skelton was born at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, on September 12, 1920, and spent his youth in Toronto. During the Second World War he served overseas with the Royal Canadian Air Force in the Intelligence Branch. He was President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112 in 1969, and was a zone commander. He served on the Executive of Highland Creek Branch, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 258. Mr. Skelton was a recipient of the Royal Canadian Legion Service Medal and the Queen Elizabeth Silver Jubilee Medal. He was an Inspector in the Quality Control Department at General Motors in Oshawa. Mr. Skelton died at Whitby on October 4, 1979 and was buried at Groveside Cemetery, Brooklin.
Date of Original:
Width: 1 in
Height: 1.5 in
Personal Name(s):
Skelton, Charles McGowan
Corporate Name(s):
Royal Canadian Legion
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8790179254845 Longitude: -78.9428692752075
Creative Commons licence:
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Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
Copyright Holder:
Photographer Unknown
Recommended Citation:
Charles McGowan Skelton, 1969, Photographer Unknown. Whitby Archives A2016_017_039A.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Charles McGowan Skelton, 1969

A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Charles McGowan Skelton.