Jules Ehrat

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Jules Ehrat (1 February 1905 – 1997) was a Swiss chess player born in Lohn, Schaffhausen.[1][2] He was the 1942 Swiss Chess Champion jointly with Martin Christoffel.[2]

The Jules Ehrat Memorial chess tournament held in Zürich 13–22 August 1999 pitted two five-player teams against each other. The German team, led by Christopher Lutz, defeated the Swiss team, led by Viktor Korchnoi, by 26½ to 23½.[3]


  1. ^ Gaige, Jeremy (1987), Chess Personalia, A Biobibliography, McFarland, p. 104, ISBN 0-7864-2353-6
  2. ^ a b Whyld, Ken (1986), Chess: The Records, Guinness Books, p. 136, ISBN 0-85112-455-0
  3. ^ Crowther, Mark (23 August 1999), The Week in Chess 250, The London Chess Center, retrieved 8 September 2012

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