August at Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)

† August
ID Number:EEP Number: 3602 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 17 years
Dead date: 1953-07-31
Death reason: euthanised: shot by director Heinz Heck
Location:Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
ArrivedMunich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn) 1946-09-18
from Nuremberg Zoo (Tiergarten Nürnberg)
Nuremberg Zoo (Tiergarten Nürnberg) 1939-05-09
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1939-04-00
from Leipzig Zoo
Born:1936-08-08 captive-born in
Leipzig Zoo
Parents: Jacky x Nelly II (Baby)
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 1951-07-28 -- † 1951-07-28 stillborn (twin), EEP nr: 5103
  2. (F) 1951-08-10 -- † 1951-08-10 stillborn (twin), EEP nr: 5107
Siblings through the father Jacky:
  1. 1932-01-29 -- † 1964-00-00 (F) Minyak (Minjak)
  2. 1934-05-01 -- † 1965-09-13 (F) Maja
Augusts pedigree:
P I II III

August

Sire:
Jacky

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Nelly II (Baby)

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Benga
Sire:
Dame:
Document updated2009-09-12: 
2010-04-16: 
2012-06-16: 
1953-07-28: Attacked the elephant keeper Eduard Soukop.
1953-07-31: shot by director Heinz Heck.

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

3602 M 8 Aug 1936 JACKY NELLY2 LEIPZIG 8 Aug 1936 NONE Birth August
L RUHE ~ 1939 NONE Transfer
NURNBERG 21 Apr 1939 M00517 Transfer
MUNICH 18 Sep 1946 NONE Transfer
31 Jul 1953 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

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