John Helm Pratt

Personal

Birthday: 
11/17/1910
Birthplace: 
Portsmouth, NH
Date of Death: 
8/11/1995
Place of Death: 
Chevy Chase, MD
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1934-1942, 1946-1968
U.S. Marines captain, 1942-1946

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1930
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1934

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
6/7/1968
Retirement from Active Service: 
12/1/1989
Termination Date: 
8/11/1995
Termination Reason: 
Death
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