General Gliemeroth was born on 21 October 1943 in Göttingen, Germany. In 1963 he joined the Bundeswehr as a paratrooper and after training to become a general staff officer he assumed all the necessary command appointments. He was appointed Commander of the (GE) Mechanized Infantry Battalion 352 based at Mellrichstadt, then 5th (GE) Mechanized Infantry Brigade at Homburg/Efze. He then became chief of the Army Personnel Administration Branch, before commanding the 7th (GE) Armoured Division which included command of Military District III in Düsseldorf. Before assuming his current appointment on 21 March 2001, he was the Commanding General of the II. (GE) Corps in Ulm.
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