Join us as Michael Hardy recounts the tale of North Carolina's Branch-Lane Brigade and their involvement in battles from the Seven Days to Appomattox. Explore their experiences in nearly every major eastern battle, including that infamous day at Chancellorsville when its members mistakenly shot Stonewall Jackson.
Michael C. Hardy is a widely recognized expert and author on the Civil War. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama and was named North Carolina Historian of the Year in 2010. His work has appeared in national magazines, and he blogs regularly at Looking for North Carolina's Civil War. When he is not researching and writing, Michael and his family volunteer as interpreters at several historic sites in western North Carolina and East Tennessee.