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6.77 Male, Single, 14 yrs or under, Maladjusted child, May 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/6

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"[Male informant] thinks he is the cause of his mother's delusions but I think he is rather the victim of them. He plays up to them, says he is not her little boy etc. She is always dragging him round on the buses, etc. Not healthy looking. [Female informant] confirms that this little boy is queer, but he is very good to his mother, stops cars to give her a lift etc. Has had a very peculiar upbringing."

Mother: 6.76


  • Other: May 1947

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