Obituary: Professor Maurice Cranston

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The Independent Online
PART of Maurice Cranston's life that should not be forgotten is his thoughtful and stimulating contribution to the pacifist movement during the Second World War, when he was a conscientious objector, writes Alan Eden-Green.

While John Middleton Murry was the editor of Peace News, Maurice was a frequent contributor helping readers to face up to the inevitable dilemmas of a pacifist in wartime.