132nd Infantry History


The One Hundred and Thirty-second Infantry Illinois Volunteers was organized at Camp Fry, Chicago, Ill., by Colonel Thomas J. Pickett, and was mustered in for on hundred days from June 1, 1864.

Moved, June 6, for Columbus, Ky., and arrived on the 8th, reporting to Brigadier General Henry Prince. On the 15th of June, moved to Paducah, Ky., and reported to Colonel S. G. Hicks.

The Regiment remained on duty at Paducah until expiration of service, when it moved to Chicago, and was mustered out October 17, 1864.