Annie II
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Henry Vilas Zoo in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Annie II  dead elephant
Alternative name: Annette


SSP nrT2105


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 4 years old
Born:* 1945 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1948 Collected in Siam
Dead: 1949-08-22
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Henry Vilas Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1948-11-18Henry Vilas Zoo
from Catalina Wild Life Expeditions (Noel Rosefelt)

1948-11-15Catalina Wild Life Expeditions (Noel Rosefelt)
from Thailand unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2010-10-02: New elephant RE
2010-10-10: Text RE
2018-05-03: capture records

Latest document update2018-05-03 15:18:33
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† Annie II is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1949-08-22 at Henry Vilas Zoo, in United States, .


The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant with a Temporary Studbook Number, lacking "supporting documentation to validate their identity."

Annie II was born wild 1945, captured 1948 , captured at Collected in Siam. and imported 1948-11-15

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Records about Annie II from Ryan Easleys Blog at
1945 - Birth
1948 - Collected in Siam
15 Nov 1948 – Imported by Catalina Wild Life Expeditions
Nov 1948 - Jungleland Inc, Thousand Oaks, California
18 Nov 1948 - Henry Vilas Zoo, Madison, Wisconsin
22 Aug 1949 - Death

Ryan Easley
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Annie II, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Henry Vilas Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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