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How One Civil War Brigade Earned Its Metallic Moniker

April 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Black Iron Mercy Book Cover

Eric Schlehlein tells the heroic and bloody story of the Iron Brigade. Composed of three Wisconsin regiments, an Indiana regiment, and (later) a Michigan regiment, this unit suffered the highest percentage of casualties of any Union brigade during the Civil War while achieving unparalleled success on the battlefield.


April 27
10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Vernon County History Center
410 S. Center Ave
Viroqua, WI 54665 United States