Arbeitsdienst
Office in charge of detailing individuals to work squads
Arbeitslager
Labour Camp
Blockaltester
The person in charge of a barrack and it's inmates
Blockfrisor
The barracks barber
Caravana
Bowl
E-Lager
An 'education' camp for civilians who had aided inmates
Frauenblock
The camp brothel reserved only for Aryan prisoners. The women inside were Polish prisoners
Kapo
The head of a work squad. They were renowned for their brutality
KlepsiKlepsi
The act of stealing
Kommando
A work squad consisting of 15-150 men.
Krankenbau
Also known as Kabe, the infirmary at Monowitz
Mahorca
Low quality tobacco sold in the camp
Musselman
A term used by camp inmates to describe the weak, those doomed for selection
Prominents
Privileged prisoners, who held positions of power
Reichsdeutsche
Aryan Germans
Reveille
Wake up call
Tagesraum
Quartermasters office
Vorarbeiter
Civilian foreman on the work squads