Bara an Asian elephant at Circus Krone

☨ Bara
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 20 years old
Dead date: 1968-03-00
Death reason: euthanised: Lethal burn wounds from tent fire in Mannheim
Location:Circus Krone
ArrivalCircus Krone 1953-09-15
Born:* 1948 wild Sri Lanka
Document updated2011-07-30: records
Bara, born 1948 Sri Lanka, arrived September 15 1953 and was euthanised in March 1968

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Koehl, D., (2020). Bara, an Asian at Circus Krone in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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