Jenny II at Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)

† Jenny II
ID Number:EEP Number: 3606 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Dead date: 1943-11-22
Death reason: accident: elephant house was bombed
Location:Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
ArrivedFirma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1939-00-00
from Berlin Zoo
Berlin Zoo 1938-12-00
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1938-12-00
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1936-01-01
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Born:1911 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1938-11-27 -- † 1943-11-22 Indra, EEP nr: 3803
Document updated2012-06-16: 
1938: On circus tour with elephant trainer J.A. Petersen.

Contradictory records:
Some sources indicate jenny belonged to the group of elephants killed by bombing s 1943-11-22, while EEP list her as being relocated from Berlin zoo to Firma Ruhe, with unknown destiny.

Records about Jenny II from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Jenny II:

3606 F ???? WILD WILD WILD ???? NONE Birth JENNY II
L RUHE ~ 1935 NONE Transfer
HANNOVER ~ 1936 VII46 Loan to
L RUHE ~ Aug 1938 NONE Transfer
BERLINZOO ~ Sep 1938 NONE Transfer
L RUHE ~ 1939 NONE ltf Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

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