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Aerial photo of the Auschwitz complex, made by American planes on June 26, 1944. The photo shows the first camp (Auschwitz I) in the lower half of the picture. Auschwitz-Birkenau (Auschwitz II), which was added as an extermination camp in 1942, is in the upper half. A third camp, Auschwitz-Monowitz (Auschwitz III) was built by the end of that year to provide cheap labor for the German war industry.