Story: Conscription, conscientious objection and pacifism

Great War Stories: Mark Briggs (3rd of 3)

Watch this Great War Story, which describes the treatment Mark Briggs suffered as a result of his opposition on socialist principles to serving in the First World War.

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Mark Derby, 'Conscription, conscientious objection and pacifism - Conscientious objection', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 November 2021)

Story by Mark Derby, published 20 Jun 2012