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16.93 Male, Married, 25-34 yrs, Hysteria, December 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15

Scope and Contents

"Dull but bright enough to try and diddle you. Was working in an engineering firm now on compensation. Bronchitis and asthma, not alcoholic. Father, dead, scurvy. Children: 3, all undernourished, Dr confirms. Off and on Public assistance. House fairly clean, not overcrowded, inharmonious. Labour Exchange: Unsteady work record but has not been on the register for some time. Nurse confirms, just a wrong one. Was on PA. On and off all the time. [Male informant] confirms that this man is a twister. He is trying to get money out of the KOSB. On PA just now. Dr confirms, asthma very bad."

Relatives in survey: Mother 19.57, siblings 19.10, wife 16.94


  • Other: December 1946

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