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11.27 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, High grade mental defective, November 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/10

Scope and Contents

"This boy was specially tested and has a Binet Simon of 70. He can do infant reading. Gives no difficulty, just slow. Father in RAF, a farmer, Uncle killed in the war, mother about 45. Backwardness probably comes from his mother's side too; mother's brother was 9 before he left the Infant Department but is now all right, a general dealer. Housing: good, not overcrowded, harmonious."

Relatives in survey: sibling 11.26, aunt 11.25, mother 11.49


  • Other: November 1945

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