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Alfred Charles Ludwig
Number of games in database: 38
Years covered: 1945 to 1953
Overall record: +16 -11 =11 (56.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Oct-19-1912, died Oct-06-1953, 40 years old) United States of America

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Alfred Charles Ludwig was Nebraska State Champion in 1943, 1944, 1947, 1948, 1949, and 1950.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 38  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A C Ludwig vs Santasiere  0-1451945US OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. A C Ludwig vs A Sandrin  1-0421945US OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. A C Ludwig vs P Poschel Sr  1-0381945US OpenC27 Vienna Game
4. A C Ludwig vs L T Magee  1-0371947State TournamentB01 Scandinavian
5. A C Ludwig vs H Ohman  1-0251948Omaha City Championship - prelim gameD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A C Ludwig vs H Steiner  ½-½76194849th US OpenE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
7. C Barasch vs A C Ludwig  0-143194849th US OpenC00 French Defense
8. A C Ludwig vs C F Rehberg  ½-½44194849th US OpenD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
9. Bisguier vs A C Ludwig  1-059194849th US OpenC11 French
10. A C Ludwig vs R Hayes  1-027194849th US OpenD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
11. A C Ludwig vs A Colon  0-140194849th US OpenE17 Queen's Indian
12. S Baron vs A C Ludwig  ½-½32194849th US OpenD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
13. G Kramer vs A C Ludwig  1-042194950th US OpenA14 English
14. A C Ludwig vs H Daly  0-130194950th US OpenC12 French, McCutcheon
15. Woody Young vs A C Ludwig  0-117194950th US OpenC15 French, Winawer
16. H Hickman vs A C Ludwig  1-041194950th US OpenA16 English
17. H Ohman vs A C Ludwig 0-12219492nd Nebraska OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
18. E Nash vs A C Ludwig  1-058195051st US OpenC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
19. A C Ludwig vs J Sherwin  1-041195051st US OpenD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
20. A C Ludwig vs B Stevens  ½-½41195152nd US OpenC18 French, Winawer
21. J F Shaw vs A C Ludwig  ½-½27195152nd US OpenC26 Vienna
22. A C Ludwig vs A Coles  ½-½31195152nd US OpenC26 Vienna
23. W A Bills vs A C Ludwig  ½-½26195152nd US OpenC54 Giuoco Piano
24. A C Ludwig vs B Brice-Nash  1-039195152nd US OpenC14 French, Classical
25. A Spiller vs A C Ludwig  ½-½33195152nd US OpenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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  GrahamClayton: Along with his multiple Nebraska state titles, Ludwig was also Omaha state champion in 1941, 1944, 1945, 1948, 1949 and 1951.

Ludwig also won the 2nd division of the 1945 US Open in Peoria, Illinois, with a score of 9.5-1.5.

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  GrahamClayton: Ludwig also won the 1945 CCLA Grand National tournament, giving him the title of US Correspondence Chess Champion.

According to the "Omaha World-Herald", Ludwig stated that he spent over $100 in postage during the course of the tournament, which concluded in 1950.

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