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Bogue, Andrew Wendell
Born May 23, 1919, in Yankton, SD
Died June 10, 2009, in Hisega, SD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on March 19, 1970, to a seat vacated by Axel J. Beck. Confirmed by the Senate on April 23, 1970, and received commission on April 24, 1970. Served as chief judge, 1980-1985. Assumed senior status on July 1, 1985. Service terminated on June 10, 2009, due to death.

South Dakota State College, B.S., 1941
University of South Dakota School of Law, LL.B., 1947

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, Signal Corps, 1943-1946
Private practice, Parker, South Dakota, 1947-1950, 1954-1957
U.S. Army lieutenant, JAG Corps, 1950-1952
State's attorney, Turner County, South Dakota, 1952-1954
Private practice, Canton, South Dakota, 1957-1967
Judge, South Dakota Circuit Court, Second Judicial Circuit, 1967-1970
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