Thurman Wesley Arnold

Personal

Birthday: 
6/2/1891
Birthplace: 
Laramie, WY
Date of Death: 
Nov-69
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army lieutenant, field artillery, -1919
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1914-1919
Private practice, Laramie, Wyoming, 1919-1927
State representative, Wyoming, 1921
Mayor, Laramie, Wyoming, 1923-1924
Lecturer, University of Wyoming, 1921-1926
Dean, West Virginia University College of Law, 1927-1930
Faculty, Yale University, 1930-1938; visiting professor, 1930-1931; professor of law, 1931-1938
Special assistant to general counsel, Agricultural Adjustment Administration, 1933
Assistant attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1938-1943
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1945-

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1911
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1914

Judicial Career

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

District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
3/11/1943
Termination Date: 
7/9/1945
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
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