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2.12 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, May 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2

Scope and Contents

"This boy is a terror at home and at school; has more or less been expelled after trying to fight with the teacher. [Male informant] confirms that he is very excitable - always rushing about and annoying people. [Female teacher] says this boy is emotionally unstable, lies on the floor and screams with temper, cannot bear to be checked. He can read and write but is mentally below average. Only child, parents have always spoiled him. [Relative] also foams at the mouth with temper. Father ploughman. Mother, a nice woman."


  • Other: May 1945

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