Reed Robert Bonadonna

Reed Robert Bonadonna served in the U.S. Marine Corps as an infantry officer and field historian, retiring with the rank of colonel. He participated in the first Marine landings in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1982 and in Operation Iraqi Freedom-1 in 2003. He earned a PhD at Boston University. He recently retired as Director, Ethics and Character Development program at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. He and his wife, Dr. Susan Bonadonna, MD, have three sons and reside in Larchmont, New York.

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Soldiers and Civilization
Visit the author's blog Teaching Guide for "Soldiers and Civilization: How the... Read More
Author Events
September 20 - Guest speaker & book signing
12:00 PM | National Museum of the United States Navy | 805 Kidder Breese St. SE, Washington DC 20374 Read More
29 November - Speaking Engagement & Book Signing
12 PM | National Museum of the U.S. Navy at the Washington Navy Yard. Free and open to the public. Read More
19 January - Book Signing
The Ensign James F. Burke Jr. Chapter of the Association of the United States Navy (AUSN) will hold... Read More

 
 

Conferences and Events

Maritime Security Dialogue

Wed, 2018-11-28

Maritime Security DialogueThe Return of Great Power Competition and SECOND Fleet A discussion with VADM Andrew "Woody"...

Defense Forum Washington 2018

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From the Press

15 November - Discussion

Thu, 2018-11-15

16 November - Meet & Greet

Fri, 2018-11-16

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