Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Roy C. Clendaniel Jr. has graduated from the U.S. Navy's Nuclear Power School at Naval Nuclear Power Training Command in Goose Creek, S.C.
Nuclear Power School is a rigorous six-month course that trains officer and enlisted students in the science and engineering fundamental to the design, operation and maintenance of naval nuclear propulsion plants.
Graduates next undergo additional instruction at a prototype training unit before serving as a surface warfare officer aboard a nuclear-powered surface ship or as an electronics technician aboard a nuclear-powered submarine.
Clendaniel is assigned to Naval Nuclear Power Training Command, Joint Base Charleston, Goose Creek, S.C. He has served in the military for one year.
He is the son of Roy Clendaniel of Shallow Ridge Court, Abingdon, and Sally Castellini of Pennsylvania Avenue, Millville, N.J.
He is a 2010 graduate of Harford Technical High School, Bel Air.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun