Bonabes, Count of Rougé

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Bonabes, Comte de Rougé (4 June 1891 Les Essarts[disambiguation needed] - 25 October 1975 Berne) was a member of the French noble House of Rougé, and served as the Secretary General of the Red Cross from 1936 to 1957.

He married Ophélia Correa da Costa on 29 November 1916.[1]

Quotation[edit]

  • "Peace is more than the absence of war."[2]

References[edit]

  • Beyond conflict: the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies 1919-1994, Daphne A. Reid, Patrick F. Gilbo, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 1997, ISBN 978-92-9139-041-0