Zhukov Trophy circus in Russian Federation


Zhukov Trophy circus
Typecircus
OwnerGeorgy Konstantinovich Zhukov
Founded1945
First elephant arrived1945
CountryRussian Federation

Head keepers
of elephants
Karl Stvora
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Description

Zhukov Trophy circus, in Russian Federation, was founded in 1945 and the first elephant arrived in 1945.


Comments / pictures

A circus was captured in Berlin during the Battle of Berlin as a trophy by Marshal Georgy Zhukov and brought to Moscow, including the female Asian elephant Punchi, who together with her keeper was relocated to Circus Durov in Moscow.


References for records about Zhukov Trophy circus

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2020). Zhukov Trophy circus, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=3062. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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This document was updated: 2020-10-30 07:03:11


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