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Matthew James Perry, Jr. (1921-2011)
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina; Nominated by Jimmy Carter on July 5, 1979; Confirmed by the Senate on September 19, 1979, and received commission on September 20, 1979; Assumed senior status on October 1, 1995.
Judge, U.S. Court of Military Appeals, 1976-1979; Nominated by Gerald Ford.
Born on August 3, 1921 in Columbia, South Carolina.
Education: South Carolina State College, B.S., 1948; South Carolina State College, LL.B., 1951.