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44.10 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, Physical illness or invalidism, July 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41

Scope and Contents

"This boy has an IQ of about 72 and is to go to the Special Class in [area]. He was not good enough to sit the control exam. His parents are very worried about him and his father is seeing the Director of Education as he wants to protest against the stigma involved. The boy is very shy and needs a lot of help. Large farm, clean. Decent people."

Relatives in survey: Father 44.8, mother 44.9, siblings 44.11


  • Other: July 1945

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