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Anderson, Aldon Junior

Born January 3, 1917, in Salt Lake City, UT
Died March 24, 1996, in Salt Lake City, UT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Utah
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on June 17, 1971, to a seat vacated by Albert Sherman Christensen. Confirmed by the Senate on July 22, 1971, and received commission on July 22, 1971. Served as chief judge, 1978-1984. Assumed senior status on December 20, 1984. Service terminated on March 24, 1996, due to death.

University of Utah, B.A., 1939
University of Utah College of Law, J.D., 1943

Professional Career:

Staff attorney, Utah State Tax Commission, 1943-1945
Private practice, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1945-1957
District attorney, State of Utah, 1953-1957
Judge, Utah District Court, Second District, 1957-1971