This issue's main article studies the matter of orchestras in KL Auschwitz written by Jacek Lachendro. This article aims to present the history of the prisoner orchestras1* in the Auschwitz camp complex—their origins, the tasks set for them by the camp administration, the conditions under which they functioned, their makeup in terms of numbers and ethnic or national origins, their repertoire, and their role in the camp.
The other articles include the following topics:
— Operation “Oderberg”. The deportation of Poles to KL Auschwitz from Chrzanów district and the Dąbrowa Basin;
— Pławy sub-camp (Wirtschaftshof Plawy);
— Schlachthaus und Molkerei. The history of the KL Auschwitz slaughterhouse and dairy;
— The history of the Ukrainian guard company in KL Auschwitz.