[Above: Eastern workers enjoying traditional dancing, February 1943. Courtesy of the Bundesarchiv.]



[Above: Eastern workers enjoying an orderly dinner, February 1943. Courtesy of the Bundesarchiv.]


[Above: Eastern workers enjoying an orderly dinner, February 1943. Courtesy of the Bundesarchiv.]


[Above: A hidden fact is that Auschwitz had many factories where both inmates and volunteers worked. This picture shows Ostarbeiters at an I.G. Farben factory.]



[Above: Some girls employed at a Siemens factory in Berlin enjoying some leisure time, January 1943. Courtesy of the Bundesarchiv.]


[Above: Another photo of girls employed at a Siemens factory in Berlin enjoying some leisure time, January 1943. Courtesy of the Bundesarchiv.]


[Above: Two communist soldiers pose for a propaganda photo with a captured Ostarbeiter. One can only imagine the horrors that went on after this photo was taken.]