August an Asian elephant at Circus Amar

☨ August
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 7 years old
Dead date: 1943
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Circus Amar
ArrivalCircus Amar 1936-08-03
Born:* 1936-08-03 captive-born
in Circus Amar
Parents: Piccolo (Picolo) x Birma II
Siblings through the father Piccolo (Picolo):
  1. 1938 -- † 1938 (F) stillborn
  2. 1939-11-22 -- † 1967-05-11 (F) Gina
  3. 1942-03-20 -- † 1951-04-01 (F) Malaya
  4. 1944-08-10 -- † 1962-04-22 (F) Carla
  5. 1945-09-24 -- † 1945-10-01 (F) unknown
Siblings through the mother Birma II:
  1. 1939-11-22 -- † 1967-05-11 (F) Gina
  2. 1944-08-10 -- † 1962-04-22 (F) Carla
Augusts pedigree:
P I II III

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Birma II

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Document updated2020-09-24
Born in the train close to Donnai, France.

Contradictory records:
Eventually dead 1944, due to the WW2.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). August, an Asian at Circus Amar in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=391. (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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