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34.2 Female, Widowed, Over 65 yrs, Schizophrenia, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/33

Scope and Contents

"This woman is described as mental and a bit soft. "She doesn't keep well in hot weather". She has a tongue like a tinker. She is feckless and useless, would talk the hind legs off a donkey. Always complaining. Dr confirms that this woman is a dirty and hypochondrial old pest with an awful tongue. Nurse confirms that this woman is queer; sometimes very clean however."

Relatives in survey: Brother 34.3


  • Other: January 1946

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