Harold P. Mueller
Colonel Harold P. Mueller was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 23 November 1949, class number 17. His first duty assignment was as Rifle Platoon Leader, 21st Infantry, 24th Division, Korea. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Instructor, 10th Inf Div, Fort Riley, Kansas; Security Platoon Leader, Company Commander, 6th Inf Regiment, Berlin, Germany; Assistant Regimental S-3, Company commander, Battalion Executive Officer, 6th Inf Regiment, Berlin, Germany; Assistant Professor Military Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; Advisor to Thailand Infantry Brigade, Joint U.S. Mil Asst Gp Thailand; Action Officer, Department of Army Staff, Pentagon; Battalion CO and III Field Forces Inspector, 9th Inf Div, Vietnam; Branch Chief NATO Policy, Joint Chiefs of Staff (J-5), Pentagon; Deputy Director Strategic Plans, Combat Devel Cmd & TRADOC, Fort Belvoir & Monroe; Division Chief NATO Affairs, Office Secretary of Defense, Pentagon; Asst Deputy Director National Military Command, Joint Chiefs of Staff (J-3) Pentagon. | His awards and decorations include: Valorous Unit Citation, Purple Hearts, Silver Star, Distinguished Service Cross.