Otto Wegemund


Otto Wegemund (1870 – 5 October 1928) was a German chess master.

He participated many times in Berlin City Chess Championship ; (Ernst Schweinburg won), tied for 5-6th in 1924 ( Carl Ahues won), tied for 7-8th in 1920 ( Erich Cohn won), took 10th in 1908 ( Wilhelm Cohn won) (Ahues and Richard Teichmann won), shared 4th in 1925 ( Friedrich Sämisch won), and tied for 9-10th in 1927 ( Berthold Koch won). [1]

He also played several times in the DSB Congress . ( Hauptturnier B , Hans Fahrni won), took 9th at Breslau 1912 ( Hauptturnier B , Paul Krüger won), shared with Wilhelm Hilse at Hamburg 1921 ( Hauptturnier B ), tied for 8-10th At Bad Oeynhausen 1922 ( Ehrhardt Post won), [2] and took 8th at Frankfurt 1923 ( Ernst Grünfeld won). [3]

In other tournaments, He Took 5th at Berlin 1917 ( Walter John and Paul Johner won), [4] Took 2nd, behind John, at Breslau 1918 [5] and Took 11th at Berlin 1920 ( Alexey Selezniev won).

References

  1. Jump up^ http://www.berlinerschachverband.de/archiv/events/bsv/bem/1900.html
  2. Jump up^ Name Index to Jeremy Gaige’s Chess Tournament Crosstables
  3. Jump up^ ^^^^
  4. Jump up^ http://xoomer.alice.it/cserica/scacchi/storiascacchi/profili/fino1945.htm
  5. Jump up^ http://www.astercity.net/~vistula/fredvandervliet.htm

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