Colp, Harrison E. | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Colp, Harrison E.
Historical Note: Harrison E. Colp was a soldier with the 132nd Infantry Regiment, which was organized from other Illinois militia units and activated in July 1917. The regiment was sent overseas in May 1918, and participated in the Battle of Hamel, the Meuse-Argonne Offensive, and the 1918 Somme offensive. The 132nd returned to the United States and was demobilized on 31 May 1919 at Camp Grant, Illinois. That same year, it was deactivated as an active duty infantry regiment.