Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk) an Asian elephant at Firma Ruhe



 ☨ ♀ Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk)  
Hamburg and Zora in Copenhagen Zoo 1934, together with their keeper from Firma Ruhe, baron Hans von Ketelholdt.
Hamburg and Zora in Copenhagen Zoo 1934, together with their keeper from Firma Ruhe, baron Hans von Ketelholdt.

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Id numberEEP Number: 0502
Origin
Born:* 1905-00-00 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 1933-10-00 Zohra EEP id: 3401

2. Born 1938-09-05 Hannolore EEP id: 3701
Locations
Present / last location:Firma Ruhe, in Germany

Date of Arrival

1943-09-30Firma Ruhe
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1938-12-00
from Circus Hermann Althoff (Helene Althoff)
Circus Hermann Althoff (Helene Althoff) 1938-12-00
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1938-08-08
from Firma Ruhe
Firma Ruhe 1935-01-01
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1934-09-30
from Copenhagen Zoo
Copenhagen Zoo 1934-05-19
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1934-05-00
from Firma Ruhe
Firma Ruhe 1934-04-00
from Hannover Zoo

Document updated2009-09-09: text
2009-11-11: removed false statement that she died in Berlin nov. 1943.
2010-04-10: alt name spelling
2010-05-19: prev. location at Amar
2012-06-13: eep records
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Description

† Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Firma Ruhe, in Germany, from unknown reasons in , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1933-10-00 Zohra EEP id: 3401
  2. (F) 1938-09-05 Hannolore EEP id: 3701

Origin


Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk) was born wild 1905-00-00.


Comments / pictures

Records about Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk) from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk):

0502 F ~ 1905 UNK UNK UNKNOWN ~ 1905 NONE Birth BIRMA I /H
C KLUDSKY ~ 1910 NONE Transfer
HANNOVER 7 Mar 1934 VII32 Loan to
L RUHE ~ Mar 1934 NONE Transfer
HANNOVER ~ Apr 1934 VII32 Loan to
COPENHAGE 19 May 1934 10380 Transfer
HANNOVER 30 Sep 1934 VII32 Loan to
L RUHE 1 Jan 1935 NONE Transfer
HANNOVER 8 Sep 1938 VII32 Loan to
L RUHE ~ Sep 1943 NONE ltf Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online




Hamburg (Birma ) and Zora,enroute to copenhagen 1934.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Birma I (Hamburg, Hamburk), an Asian at Firma Ruhe in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=385. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Christian Hamel, France
  • "Život v manéži" by Karel Kludský, Václav Cibula, (through Jana Havlová)
  • Page 90-91, Jumbo auf dem Drahtseil - Elefanten dressuren von gestern und heute by Gerhard Zapf
  • Jens Madsen, Copenhagen
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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