The President of the United States takes pleasure in presenting the

SILVER STAR MEDAL posthumously to


United States Marine Corps

For service as set forth in the following

CITATION:(Synopsis in lieu of copy of actual Citation)

    "The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Silver Star Medal (Posthumously) to Daniel S. Muller, Hospitalman Third Class, U.S. Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against a hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam. Hospitalman Third Class Muller distinguished himself by intrepid actions on 4 June 1969 while serving as a Corpsman attached to Company I, 3d Battalion, 3d Marines, 3d Marine Division. His unquestionable valor in close combat is in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and reflects great credit upon himself and the United States Naval Service."