Holocaust survivor, Anne Frank’s schoolmate recounts past for San Marin students
Jim Staats
Article Launched: 10/10/2007 01:02:20 AM PDT

Novato teenager Christian Stranne heard words of hope as the soft-spoken older gentleman recounted a youth spent amid the horrors of Nazi Germany.

“You see both sides after hearing from someone who experienced it in the first degree,” said Stranne, 16, a junior at San Marin High School. “It shows the more hopeful side that accounted for what survival there was.”