Studies composed by

Daniel E. Meinking

(USA, 14.11.1960 - 23.11.2012)

Dan was well-known in the world of chess and won multiple Cincinnati and Dayton Chess championships in the early 1980s.

He was awarded the title of "FIDE Master of Chess Composition" in 2009 by the International Chess Composition Union and was one of the founding contributors to Strategems.

He was an avid game designer and his Alpha Sleuth puzzle was published in "Brain Games" books.

He was employed by U.S. Bank for many years as a Computer Application Tools Specialist.

At ChesscomposerBlogspot we can read:

Daniel Meinking composed in all genres, with a preference for helpmates and proofgames.

He collaborated with "StrateGems" and was the mentor and teacher of many problemists. He died suddenly of heart attack at 52. 

At there are many obituary messages to be read about him.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )