132nd Timeline 1861
19th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment
The Chicago Highland Guards, Chicago Light Infantry and Chicago Zouaves made up the 19th Illinois. This is the earliest point in history to which the 132nd traces its lineage.
During the Civil War (1861-1865) they served at:
- Battle of Stones River
- Battle of Fort Donelson
- Battle of Chickamauga
- Battle of Resaca