Alfeld an Asian elephant at Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina)


 ☨ ♂ Alfeld  

Identification

EEP nr3805

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1938
Death reason: accident: electrocuted at train station in Freising, Munich
Locations
Present / last location:Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina), in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina)
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo
from Firma Ruhe
Firma Ruhe 1934-02-00
from Circus Kludsky
Circus Kludsky
from Firma Ruhe

Document updated2010-04-16: 
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† Alfeld is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina), in Germany, of accident in 1938. Official death reason described as electrocuted at train station in Freising, Munich. (see detailed list).

Origin


Alfeld was born wild .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Alfeld, an Asian elephant at Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1204. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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  • Categories1938 deaths | EEP | Elephants from Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina) | Germany | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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