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John Lyda talks about his religious and familial influences that persuaded him to register as a conscientious objector during the Vietnam War. He also discusses how his two sons serve in the military and how their experience in the Quaker church differs from his own.
Nampa Friends Church, GreenLeaf Academy, George Fox College
Christian Denominations and Sects | Christianity | Ethics in Religion | Peace and Conflict Studies | Social History | United States History
Bock, Cherice and Beebe, Ralph, "Interview with John Lyda" (2017). War & Conscientious Objection in Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, 1940-1975. 12.