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Marcel Defosse
Number of games in database: 15
Years covered: 1934 to 1977
Overall record: +3 -10 =2 (26.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-15-1906, died Aug-15-2000, 94 years old) Belgium (federation/nationality France)

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Pseudonym of Denis Marion.

Wikipedia article: Denis Marion (in French).

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Reyss vs M Defosse  0-1381934National InterclubsA46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. E Liubarski vs M Defosse  ½-½351934Belgian ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
3. M Defosse vs A Gerebtzoff  1-0671934Belgian ChampionshipB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
4. O Feuer vs M Defosse  1-0531934Belgian ChampionshipA51 Budapest Gambit
5. M Engelmann vs M Defosse  1-0271934Belgian ChampionshipA51 Budapest Gambit
6. M Defosse vs V Soultanbeieff  1-0201934Belgian ChampionshipD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. O'Kelly vs M Defosse  1-0291934Belgian ChampionshipA17 English
8. M Defosse vs A Dunkelblum  ½-½121934Belgian ChampionshipA52 Budapest Gambit
9. Koltanowski vs M Defosse 1-0301936BEL-chD05 Queen's Pawn Game
10. K Havasi vs M Defosse  1-0371937Stockholm OlympiadA51 Budapest Gambit
11. I A Horowitz vs M Defosse  1-0291937Stockholm OlympiadB58 Sicilian
12. M Defosse vs A D de Groot  0-1431937Stockholm OlympiadD85 Grunfeld
13. K Ozols vs M Defosse  1-0301937Stockholm OlympiadA22 English
14. M Defosse vs Frank  0-1181942Brussels MatchE12 Queen's Indian
15. M Defosse vs Frank 0-1141977BelgiumE12 Queen's Indian
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Jul-29-09  myschkin: . . .

'Marcel Defosse' was the pseudonym of Denis Marion (1906 - 2000)

He was noted as a literary person with a passion for chess. Who co-authored with Frits van Seters a book titled “Le Jeu d’Echecs. Manuel du Débutant” (The Game of Chess: Guide for Beginners) published in 1945.

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  GrahamClayton: The front cover of “Le Jeu d’Echecs. Manuel du Débutant”:

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