A Conscientious Objector tries to explain

Here’s a fascinating bit of history — the correspondence between a pacifist and the British Army:

https://www.facebook.com/notes/the-trench/letter-from-george-dutch-refusing-to-return-to-the-army-october-1916/476076332449232

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The Trench has a link to George Dutch’s oral history via the Old Contemptibles Great War Pages. Here’s the link — thank you, Contemptible Pete!

http://www.oldcontemptibles.com/imperial-war-museum-recordings.php

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