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War objectors 'faced tribunals'

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Much has been made of the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of WWII this year, yet there has been little mention of the conscientious objectors and pacifists. A new book, Voices Against War, reflects on the opponents of World War II based on nearly 200 personal testimonies from the Imperial War Museum Collections. Peter Sharp, who was a conscientious objector, discusses how being a protester affected him and his family.

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