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Bratcher, Clifton Rhodes

Born December 23, 1917, in Morgantown, KY
Died July 25, 1977

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on October 7, 1970, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on October 13, 1970, and received commission on October 16, 1970. Served as chief judge, 1976-1977. Service terminated on July 25, 1977, due to death.

University of Louisville School of Law (now Louis D. Brandeis School of Law), LL.B., 1947

Professional Career:

U.S. Army sergeant, 1941-1945
County attorney, Butler County, Morgantown, Kentucky, 1950-1953
Chief assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Kentucky, 1953-1955
Private practice, Owensboro, Kentucky, 1956-1970