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Department of History


James E. Lockemy

Title: Graduate Student
PhD, US History
Department: History
College of Arts and Sciences
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Advisor: Woody Holton

Education: BA History, Pembroke State University (1971); JD, University of South Carolina School of Law (1974); MA History, The Citadel (2012)

Bio: James Lockemy studies early US history. He serves as Chief Judge of the South Carolina Court of Appeals and has spent many years as a judge in South Carolina. He served in the South Carolina House of Representatives for seven years and has served 43 years in the military. In addition to school and work, he is also active in the community in his hometown of Dillon, SC.

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