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16.222 Male, Separated or divorced, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, Alcoholism, December 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15

Scope and Contents

"Aggressive, not dull. Was in the Navy but was more at home than at sea. Now a labourer. Married, separated, now living with parents. Dr confirms - a nasty bit of work, always overstaying his leave, simulated heart trouble - ate tobacco to avoid going to sea. Went round all the doctors for certificates. Now being treated for both kinds of VD. Married, had one child which was sent to an aunt. The aunt married an Indian and the family took the child away."
Relatives in survey: Siblings 16.225, 16.226, 16.227, 16.224; mother 16.221; father 16.223


  • Other: December 1946

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