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Holocaust Remembrance Day event set at Beth Emek

Ruth Gasten to speak at Pleasanton congregation's Yom HaShoah program

by Jeb Bing

On a night in November 1938, Ruth Gasten — now of Livermore — was only 5 years old when gangs of SS Storm Troopers smashed windows and buildings of Jewish families in the tiny German village of Nieder-Ohmenand and left fear and destruction in their wake.

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