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if they refuse to go to war for moral or religious views, they could be imprisoned, they are called concientous objectors.

If they believe in peace rather than war they are called pacifists.

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A person who won't fight in a war is a conscious objector. In other words they decide not to fight in a conscious way. I knew a person during the Vietnam War who refused to fight and was sentenced to federal prison for 5 years instead of going with the draft.

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Such a person is a conscientious objector.

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