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18.73 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, High grade mental defective, June 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/17

Scope and Contents

"Very dull, mental, has been in an institution - full of tales about it. Illegitimate. [Female informant]: definitely mental, a slut, both children defective, husband very decent. Dirty home. Nurse confirms: Never off her doorstep, won't carry out her advice. No PA. The children are all illegitimate. Dr confirms, the children are all MD. Gonococcal infection."
Husband: 18.74 Children: 18.75


  • Other: June 1947

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