Deceased elephants at Knoxville Zoo in United States

Knoxville Zoo has 7 dead African bush elephants (2,5).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Hazel (Sapphire) -
(SSP 35)
LA - F
dead 1980-12-10
6 years after arrival 1974-03-14
disease: infection associated, generalized viral; buried
wild 1960
Unknown
20 x 1974-03-14 from
Overton Park Zoo (Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium)
Opel -
(SSP 77)
LA - F
dead 1983-05-06
12 years after arrival 1971-08-13
disease: musculoskeletal mechanical abnormality; buried
wild 1969
Unknown Kenya
14 x 1971-08-13 from
International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
Oddles (Moesha) -
(SSP 46)
LA - F
dead 1984-11-05
8 years after arrival 1976-11-02
euthanised: musculoskeletal; buried
wild 1965
Unknown
19 x 1976-11-02 from
Lion Country Safari, Inc - Stockbridge
Hillery -
(SSP 171)
LA - F
dead 1986-03-25
4 years after arrival 1982-06-22
euthanised: urinary mechanical abnormality
captive-born 1978-05-16
Knoxville Zoo
8 Louie (Old Diamond) x Hazel (Sapphire) 1982-06-22 from
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit)
Mamie (Mammie) -
(SSP 41)
LA - F
dead 2006-03-10
27 years after arrival 1979-04-09
euthanised:
wild 1963
Unknown
43 x 1979-04-09 from
Buffalo Zoo
Louie (Old Diamond) -
(SSP 11)
LA - M
dead 1980-09-10
18 years after arrival 1962-00-00
disease: infection associated, generalized toxicity; buried
wild 1946
Unknown
34 x 1962-00-00 from
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Big Boy -
(SSP 93)
LA - M
dead 1988-02-15
16 years after arrival 1972-11-10
euthanised: musculoskeletal mechanical abnormality
wild 1970
Unknown
18 x 1972-11-10 from
Frank Thompson (Bradenton)
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