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August 2021

Death Anniversary of Captain William Davies Evans (27-i-1790 03-viii-1872)

August 3, 2021
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Captain William Davies Evans (27-i-1790 03-viii-1872) BCN Remembers Captain William Davies Evans (27-i-1790 03-viii-1872) Captain William Davies Evans (27-i-1790 03-viii-1872) From The Oxford Companion to Chess (OUP, 1984) by Hooper & Whyld : "Inventor of the Evans gambit, for about half a century one of the most popular attacking weapons. He was born in (Musland Farm in the parish of Saint Dogwells,) Pembroke, Wales, went to sea at the age of 14, was employed by the Postal Department from about…

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