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23.18 Female, Single, 25-34 yrs, Hysteria, High grade mental defective, May 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/22

Scope and Contents

"This woman is weak mentally, unfit for work, has bad eyes. Mother's pension of £2.8/- became inadequate when new scales came in in 1945. Nurse - this girl is cuckoo, a bit soft but can go messages. Dr confirms that this girl and her mother are highly strung and hysterical. Very dressy."


  • Other: May 1946

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