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20.73 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, High grade mental defective, November 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/19

Scope and Contents

'Very backward, is to be examined. Is just beginning to add one, reading terrible but writing good. Mother has deserted, certainly mental, thieves and goes with soldiers. Recently had an illegitimate child. House dirty and delapidated, broken windows etc. [Male informant] - all a bit touched. Something should be done about the family - in need of social help.'

Relatives in survey: Siblings 20.76, 20.75, father 20.74


  • Other: November 1946

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