Kham On
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Y Thok Knul (Y Tok) in Vietnam

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Kham On  dead elephant

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Alternative name: (Book Kham?)


Local id Number 24


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Characteristics: A rather skinny and tall elephant, left ear lacks parts
Body height: 2.60 meter, 8.5 feet
Born:* 1973 unknown
Birth place:
Dead: 2015-03-00?
Death reason: unknown: collapsed
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Y Thok Knul (Y Tok), in Vietnam

Date of arrival

2006-00-00Y Thok Knul (Y Tok)
from Dak Nong province unspecified camp

Record history
History of updates2012-03-28: new record
2018-05-11: death report seem to match this animal?

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Kham On is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2015-03-00? at Y Thok Knul (Y Tok), in Vietnam, . Official death reason described as collapsed.


Kham On was born unknown 1973.

Comments / pictures

A rather skinny and tall elephant, left ear lacks parts.

Mahout and owner: Y Thôk K'nul.

2105-03-09: The dead animal was owned by Y Ka Tuk... Huynh Trung Luan, the director of the provincial elephant Conservation center, said that the elephant, which was named Book Kham, became exhausted and dropped dead in forest subzone 1341 in Lak District.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Kham On, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Y Thok Knul (Y Tok) in Vietnam. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 November 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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