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16.71 Male, Married, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, February 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15

Scope and Contents

"This man was always deserting from the Navy, not quite compos mentis, has been in trouble for stealing boats, poaches. Casual labourer but doesn't work much. Parents have been in court. At present on unemployment benefit - was sacked for smoking at his work. Has otherwise been regular at work. They have had a lot of trouble at home. Nurse: He won't work and won't want. Father, a labourer, 50+, looks weedy and syphilitic. Mother, 40+, seems OK. They fight a lot - have been in court for it. Also stealing. No R.C. Was in Special Class."

Relatives in survey: Sister 16.158, wife's sister 16.184, father 16.72


  • Other: February 1947

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