Alfred R. Turner, Select One

Capt., U.S. Navy

Military Professor Joint Military Operations Department
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Capt. Fred Turner is a naval intelligence and information warfare officer. Prior to arriving at the U.S. Naval War College, he served as the assistant chief of staff for intelligence for Fleet Cyber Command / U.S. 10th Fleet. Turner is a joint qualified officer with extensive operations and planning experience, serving with multiple joint and Navy units and staffs across Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cyber Warfare
  • Intel
  • JPME
  • Military Planning

Professional Highlights


Military Professor, Joint Military Operations, U.S. Naval War College

CAPT Fred Turner serves as a military professor in the Joint Military Operations Department of the U.S. Naval War College and is the co-director of the Center for Cyber Conflict Studies.

Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence (N2), Fleet Cyber Command/Tenth Fleet


Director, Information Warfare Military Personnel, Navy Staff (N2N6)


Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence (N2), USS Theodore Roosevelt Strike Group


Deputy Chief, Intelligence Community Strategy and Policy, Navy Staff (N28/N20)


Program Assessment Officer, Navy Staff (N704)


Chief, Current Intelligence and Executive Assistant, Pacific Command (J2)


Student, U.S. Naval War College


Senior Intelligence Officer (N2), Carrier Air Wing One


M.A., Naval War College, 2001, National Security and Strategic Studies, Honor Graduate

B.A., University of Virginia, 1987, Foreign Affairs

Awards and Decorations

Legion of Merit
Two Awards

Meritorious Service Medal
Two Medals

Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Two Medals

Navy Commendation Medal
Three Medals

Joint Service Achievement Medal
Three Medals

Navy Achievement Medal

Other Honors

RADM Ike Kidd Writing Award

External Memberships and Associations

Naval Intelligence Professionals

News, Media, & Events


Women, Peace, and Security Conference Series: 6th Conference

May. 31, 2018
8:00 a.m.
Brown University, 54 College Street, Providence, RI 02912

The Newport Report: Big Waves From the Naval War College

May. 23, 2018
Article Publication

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