Palm an Asian elephant at Lord George Sanger Circus (Circus Sanger)

☨ Palm
ID nr:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂
Dead date: 1901
Death reason: euthanised: shot, aggressive
People killed:1
Location:Lord George Sanger Circus (Circus Sanger)
ArrivalLord George Sanger Circus (Circus Sanger)
Born:* wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 1902-08-31 -- † 1902-08-31 stillborn, EEP nr: 0201
Document updated2010-09-23: 
Mankiller. Palm was shot 1901, after he killed an elephant keeper.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Palm, an Asian at Lord George Sanger Circus (Circus Sanger) in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 31 October 2020 at (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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