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15.28 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, High grade mental defective, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/14

Scope and Contents

"This boy is very dull, can read but can't count, can't tell how many pennies make up a shilling. Prosperous farmers, very good home. 4 rooms. New comers. Parents sensible and clean. A paternal aunt, was v. queer before she died. Dr. says this boy is a little bit dull."
Mother in study (15.29).


  • Other: January 1946

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