Executive Officer of the USS RICHARD S. EDWARDS (DD950),
was graduated from the United States Naval Academy in June 1950. He has served.in the Anti-Aircraft Cruiser JUNEAU, the Anphibious Force Flagship MOUNT McKINLEY, 'and the destroyer LOFBERG. Other duty assignments include the Staff, Commander Service Squadron Three and two years as a member
of the faculty at the Naval Academy. Prior to being assigned to RICHARD S. EDWARDS, LCDR McCLARAN was a member of the Staff of Commander First Fleet.