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17.16 Male, Single, Over 65 yrs, Schizophrenia, September 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/16

Scope and Contents

"This man is peculiar, has been queer for a long time but never away. A farmer, single, lives with his sisters. All a bit peculiar. Very kind people. Nurse thinks this man is "mental", certainly peculiar. Housing will be very clean. Sergeant - they keep to themselves, don't mix with other people, their parents were the same. They do things other people wouldn't do - e.g. kick up rows in church, walk out of church."


  • Other: September 1946

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