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Douglas Mcknight

civil engineer

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.

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