The online portal "Forced Labor 1939 – 1945" is dedicated to remembering the more than twelve million forced laborers of National Socialist Germany. In detailed audio and video interviews, 590 former forced laborers from 27 countries relate the stories of their lives. The interviews are being made available in a web-based archive platform for education and research purposes.
Time and Place:
What: Press conference presenting the online portal "Forced Labor 1939 – 1945"
When: Thursday, January 22, 2009, at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Auditorium in the Pei Building of the German Historical Museum
Please register by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further information about the Internet portal "Forced Labor 1939 – 1945":
Center for Digital Systems (CeDiS)
Freie Universität Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30/ 838-53705
Fax.: +49 (0)30/ 838-52843