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Remembering those who refused to kill Dyce Conscientious Objectors (PD)

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hroughout Scotland, in almost every village or town, there are memorials to the glorious dead adorned with the names of men and women who

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gave their lives in war.

There are no monuments to the thousands of others who refused to take up arms - not out of cowardice

but because their conscience wouldn’t let them. Many of those paid for the right not to fight with their freedom while some gave their lives for their beliefs.

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