Veterans History Project: An Interview with McDougald Nisbet

Library of Congress Veterans History Project

Interview conducted by Jeanne Czarnecki and produced by Jennifer Cockerill. Recorded at Dominican Oaks, Santa Cruz, May 22, 2014.

Born in Georgia in 1920, McDougald (Mac) J. Nisbet served in the United States Army Air Corps from 1941 to 1945, as part of the Air Transport Command in the European Theater, the Near East, and the China-Burma-India Theater. Mac was decorated with many medals of America, such as American Campaign Medal, American Defense Service Medal, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and World War II Victory Medal. He reached the rank of Technical Sergeant.
Creator: Nisbet, McDougald; Czarnecki, Jeanne; Cockerill, Jennifer
Date: 5/22/2014
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 2010s
  • 1940s
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Identifier: VH-NISBET


Nisbet, McDougald, Jeanne Czarnecki, and Jennifer Cockerill. “Veterans History Project: An Interview with McDougald Nisbet.” 5/22/2014. SCPL Local History. Accessed 23 May 2024.