The plates in this roster were published as a series titled Military Uniforms in America (briefly, MUIA) by the Company of Military Historians (briefly, “the Company”). Their purpose is to depict troop units, in the broadest sense of the term, raised at any time in any part of the Western Hemisphere, plus units raised elsewhere who served in any part of the Hemisphere.
The roster shows where any plate is located according to its appearance in Military Collector and Historian the quarterly journal (briefly, "the Journal") of the Company. The listing begins with the first issue of 1949. By seeking out a plate number, the user may gain the following information:
The Presidio Press Series
Those plates whose numbers appear in boldface type, 252 in all, have been reproduced in color, with their texts, in a series of four volumes titled Military Uniforms in America, published by Presidio Press. The name of each of these plates is followed, in brackets, by the appropriate volume and page number, keyed as follows (clicking on the links below will bring up a Table of Contnents for each volume):
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