The Civil War in the East

132nd New York Infantry Regiment "2nd Regiment Empire Brigade "

The regiment lost 1 officer and 13 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 159 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

 

1862

 

Organized at New York City

September 27

Left state for Washington D.C.

October 24

Mustered in at Washington D.C.

October

Moved from Washington, D.C., to Norfolk; thence to Suffolk, Va. Attached to Spinola's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, Va., 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia

December 17

Ordered to New Berne, N. C. Attached to 1st Brigade, 5th Division, 18th Army Corps, Dept. of North Carolina

1863

March 6-10

Expedition from New Berne to Trenton, Pollocksville, Young's Cross Roads and Swansborough. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 5th Division, 18th Army Corps

April 7-10

Expedition from New Berne for relief of Little Washington. Attached to Defenses of New Berne, N. C., Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina. Attached to Sub-District New Berne, N. C., District of North Carolina, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina

April 16-21

Expedition from New Berne toward Kinston

1864

January 18-February 10

Operations about New Berne against Whiting. Attached to Palmer's Brigade, Peck's Division, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina

February 1-4

New Berne

February 1

Batchelor's Creek

February 1-3

Beech Grove

May 26

Batchelor's Creek

June 17-18

Scout to Dover and Core Creek

June 20-23

Expedition toward Kinston

June 22

Jackson's Mills, Southwest Creek

1865

March 1-April 26

Campaign of the Carolinas. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, District of Beaufort, N. C., Dept. of North Carolina

March 7

Southwest Creek

March 8-10

Battle of Wise's Forks

March 14

Kinston

March 21

Occupation of Goldsboro. Attached to 1st Brigade, Division District of Beaufort, N. C., Dept. of North Carolina

April 9-13.

Advance on Raleigh

April 14

Occupation of Raleigh. Attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 23rd Army Corps, Dept. of North Carolina

April 26

Bennett's House. Surrender of Johnston and his army.

May-June

Duty at Salisbury, N. C.

June 29

Mustered out. Recruits transferred to 99th New York Infantry.




 
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