16th Commissioned Judge,
Federal Judicial Service:
Nominated by Harry S Truman on November 2, 1945, to a seat vacated by Frederic P. Schoonmaker; Confirmed by the Senate on November 20, 1945; received commission on November 29, 1945; sworn in on December 17, 1945.
Served as chief judge, 1951-1969.
Assumed senior status on August 4, 1969.
Service terminated on September 23, 1976, due to death.
Investigator, Retail Credit Company, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1929-1936
First Assistant District Attorney, Washington County, Pennsylvania, 1936-1944
Member, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1941-1945