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Naval officer

Walter Audubon Mcclurg, American naval officer. Served on fifteen ships, 17 years.


Mcclurg, Walter Audubon was born on February 4, 1852 in Landenberg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Russell (Doctor of Medicine United States.V.) and Ruth Ann (Higgins) McC.


Educated Cleveland (O.) Military Academy, 1862-1864. Kennett Square (Pennsylvania) Academy, 1865-1868. Millersville (Pennsylvania) State Normal School, 1869.

Doctor of Medicine Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1872.


Rear Admiral T. S. Phelps, October 10, 1906. Commissioned assistant surgeon United States Navy, February 8, 1874. Promoted passed assistant surgeon, November 2, 1877.

Surgeon. January 25, 1889. Medical inspector, November 19, 1900. Medical director, June 16, 1907.

Voluntarily retired after 34 years’ active service, September 1, 1908.


Served on fifteen ships, 17 years.


Married Edmonia Phelps Mason, d.

John Russell Mcclurg

Edmonia Phelps Mason