Died July 24, 1997, in Arlington, VA
Federal Judicial Service
Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States
Received a recess appointment from Dwight D. Eisenhower on October 15, 1956, to a seat vacated by Sherman Minton; nominated to the same position by Dwight D. Eisenhower on January 14, 1957. Confirmed by the Senate on March 19, 1957, and received commission on March 21, 1957. Assumed senior status on July 20, 1990. Service terminated on July 24, 1997, due to death.