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Altona, 1803: Rabbi Rafael Kohen Hamburger passed away.

One of his students was Rabbi Chaim of Volozhin.

In regard to what we mentioned on Wednesday, it is interesting to note that his opponent R’ Saul Berliner’s yahrzeit, is 3 days before him. Although he passed away several years before, in 1794.

Source: His Gravestone in Altona

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