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This Unit was organized at Indianapolis, Indiana, and mustered in May 18, 1864. They mustered out September 7, 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee.
For more information on the history of this unit, see:
- The Civil War Archive section, 132nd Regiment Infantry, (accessed 25 May 2012).
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
- Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see Roster
- Company A - many men from Marion County - see Roster on page 325
- Company B - many men from Marion County - see Roster on page 326
- Company C - many men from Marion County - see Roster on page 327
- Company D - many men from Marion, Jenning, and Jefferson counties - see Roster on page 329
- Company E - many men from Shelby County - see Roster on page 330
- Company F- many men from Marion, Tipton, Hancock, and Scott counties - see Roster on page 331
- Company G - many men from Johnson County - see Roster on page 332
- Company H - many men from Hendricks County - see Roster on page 334
- Company I - many men from Marion, Hancock, and Hamilton counties - see Roster on page 335
- Company K - many men from Marion County - see Roster on page 336
The list of companies with their counties and their rosters are on the 132th Regimen, Indiana Infantry on CIVIL WAR INDEX web site. (accessed 29 Jan 2011)
- Indiana State Digital Achives for Civil War can be searched by soldier's name (accessed 1 May 2011)
- Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Indiana in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
- Indiana in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Indiana, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- The Civil War Archive. (accessed 13 Dec 2010) Brief history of the 132nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry.
- Wikipedia (accessed 13 Dec 2010) article on the 132nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry.
- Union Army Regimental History Index (accessed 14 Dec 2010) Index Of Regimental Histories: Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry, and other units, states Alabama to Indiana
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