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19.15 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Epilepsy, November 1945

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/18

Scope and Contents

'This boy is "weak mentally". He is illegitimate. Seen by PSW at school. Very expressionless face, arms hanging loose, did not know his birthday. [Male teacher] says his schoolwork is not bad. He did not mix with anybody for over a year, just stood with and expressionless face at playtime. Is mixing better now. Used to stand "like a dead tree". Has had one epileptic fit at school.'
Relatives in survey: Grandfather 19.13

Dates

  • Other: November 1945

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Extent

4 Sheets

Repository Details

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