Werner Ziemann began his full-time activity in the trade union movement in July 1946. After a brief activity as DGB employee secretary in Lower Saxony and managing director of the HBV local administration in Göttingen , he took over the position of HBV regional manager in Lower Saxony in April 1949. In 1951 he was elected to the executive board of the trade union trade, banks and insurance HBV. In 1961, the delegates of the 5th Trade Union Congress elect him as 1st chairman; After a four-year term in office, he resigned in 1965.
- Claus Eilrich / Hans Otto Hemmer (ed.): The new majority - picture reading book - employees . Dietz, Berlin; Bonn 1988, p. 91, ISBN 3-8012-0133-3
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German trade unionist, chairman of the trade union trade, banking and insurance|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1909|
|DATE OF DEATH||1971|