Further to my previous post about psychiatric treatment of shell-shocked soldiers in Australia after the end of the Great War I notice that an exhibition about this has been opened in Melbourne.The AGE announced it today under the heading: “Family Tells of WW1 War Hero’s 35 Years as a Mental Patient in Bundoora Hospital”. A life wasted….You can read about it here….
Mental Hospitals for Returned Soldiers -WW1
28 Sunday Sep 2014
Posted John Springthorpe, Shell Shock, War Neurosisin