Tuttle, Elbert Parr
- Born July 17, 1897, in Pasadena, CA
Died June 23, 1996, in Atlanta, GA
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on July 7, 1954, to a new seat authorized by 68 Stat. 871. Confirmed by the Senate on August 3, 1954, and received commission on August 4, 1954. Served as chief judge, 1960-1967. Assumed senior status on June 1, 1968. Service terminated on October 1, 1981, due to reassignment.
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Reassigned on October 1, 1981, to a new seat authorized by 94 Stat. 1994. Service terminated on June 23, 1996, due to death.
Cornell University, A.B., 1918
Cornell Law School, LL.B., 1923
U.S. Army private, Air Service, 1918-1919
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1923-1953
U.S. Army colonel, 1941-1946
General counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury, 1953-1954
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