Archduke Franz Ferdinand Killing An Elephant

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Image via Old Ceylon’s Facebook.


Archduke Franz Ferdinand is famous mainly for dying and setting off World War I, which in turn set off World War II. It thankfully wasn’t a trilogy. Above, however, is a photo of him killing something. In this case an elephant, in what was then Ceylon, AKA Sri Lanka. Honestly, looking at that photo makes me want to assassinate him a little bit. Perhaps the elephants had their revenge.

I found this via the Old Ceylon Facebook Page. Of all pages. This one is worth a like. Get fascinating photos and documents every day.

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Mobilay
2012-12-30 06:26:31

No post on the death of Tony Greig?

 
Mahinda
2012-12-31 00:53:24

great …..this elephant story made me so confused…..I posted this pic on FB…..immediately somebody from Sri Lanka was upset…..But I didn’t promote elephant haunting…… I liked the pic……so I don’t understand the confusion….!!! Bye the way are there same reactions about the Syirian war….?

 
IEatPeopleForLunch
2013-01-01 02:34:36

This archduke is a well known reptilian. He is actually still alive and currently inside the body of US Senator Thad Cochran!

 
Frederic
2013-01-08 11:38:25

Isn’t this the guy who’s buried in Nuwara Eliya and his grave keeps getting struck by lightening?

 
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