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28.1 Male, Single, 25-34 yrs, Epilepsy, September 1946

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/27

Scope and Contents

"This man is epileptic. Cannot do steady work but is occasionally an extra hand at the Post Office. Illegitimate. Lives alone with his mother, 50+, ill with rheuamtoid arthritis. Dr confirms, fits controlled with pheno-barb; he has a gastric ulcer. Not fit for much. Labour Exchange - unsteady work record through illness; worked at PO as long as they would keep him, now on a housing scheme, but is much off work, loafs about. PAO - workshy, spoiled boy, ruined by his mother. No PA."
Relatives in survey: mother 28.2 cousin 28.3

Dates

  • Other: September 1946

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Extent

2 Sheets

Repository Details

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