Wendell Alverson Miles

Personal

Birthday: 
4/17/1916
Birthplace: 
Holland, MI
Date of Death: 
7/30/2013
Place of Death: 
Grand Rapids, MI
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, Air Corps, 1942-1947
Instructor, Hope College, 1948-1953
Private practice, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1948-1953, 1961-1970
Prosecutor, Ottawa County, Michigan, 1948-1953
U.S. attorney for the Western District of Michigan, 1953-1960
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, Twentieth Judicial Circuit, 1970-1974

Education

Name of School: 
Hope College
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1938
Name of School - Second: 
University of Wyoming
Degree - Second: 
M.A.
Degree Year - Second: 
1939
Name of School - Third: 

University of Michigan Law School

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Degree - Third: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Third: 
1942

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
Court Name: 

Michigan Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
4/17/1974
Retirement from Active Service: 
5/6/1986
Termination Date: 
7/30/2013
Termination Reason: 
Death
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