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Douglas Mcknight

Douglas Mcknight, American civil engineer. Served to Second lieutenant United States Army, 1917-1918, Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1945, commander, 1952-1955.; Member National Society Professional Engineers, Retired Officers Association (past chapter president), Professional Engineers Nebraska, American Interprofl. Institute (past president Lincoln chapter).

Background

  • Mcknight, Douglas was born on July 20, 1895 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James and Marianna (Smith) Mcknight.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1920.

    Career

    • Resident engineer Burlington R.R., 1921-1925. Field engineer Portland Cement Association, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1925-1937. Chief engineer Municipal Service & Supply Company, Omaha, 1937-1939.

      Consultant engineering Douglas McKnight, Lincoln, 1939-1974. President M.O.R.E. Service, Inc., 1954-1974, founder Highroad div., 1969.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Served to Second lieutenant United States Army, 1917-1918, Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1945, commander, 1952-1955. Member National Society Professional Engineers, Retired Officers Association (past chapter president), Professional Engineers Nebraska, American Interprofl. Institute (past president Lincoln chapter).

    Connections

    • Married Annesta Glynn Pierce, January 16, 1923. Children: Charlotte (Mistress.
    • father: James Mcknight
    • mother: Marianna (Smith) Mcknight
    • spouse: Annesta Glynn Pierce
    • child: Charlotte (Mrs Mcknight
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    Born July 20, 1895
    Died June 22, 1974
    (aged 78)
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