The Orderlyforlee Podcast is about Grace, Race and Confederate Heritage from a Black Perspective. The host, Orderlyforlee, invites you on one wild Southern ride!! Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Modern Black Man's Confederate Journey was published by Al Arnold, native Mississippian, in October of 2015. His second work, an expanded version,"Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Black was published August 3, 2018.
His ancestor, Turner Hall, Jr., was an Orderly for Robert E. Lee during the Civil War and was a Slave of another famous Southern General, Nathan Bedford Forrest. Arnold takes you on the journey of his discovery, the people he has met and the stories he has heard. Hear how ghost story unraveled right in the midst of all of the controversy on Confederate monuments, Southern Heritage and the racial climate of 2015 following the Charleston Church Shooting and the battle over the Mississippi State Flag.
The Author's book has sold over 6,000 copies with a 4.7 Star Rating. A Signed copy can be obtained at www.orderlyforlee.com
The Original book has a forward by Southerner, Dr. Otis Pickett, Phd and Professor of history at Mississippi College. This version can be obtained in Audio, E-book and MP3 at the author's Webpage.
The 2018 Extended Edition has a foreword by James Meredith, Author and one of the last living Civil Rights Icons and prescribes a message of Grace, Race and Confederate Heritage by telling three stories: The story of his great-great grandfather, his story wrapped around the greatest story, the Cross!
The Official Sponsor of The Orderlyforlee Podcast is Beauvoir, The Home of President Jefferson Davis and The Presidential Library at visitbeauvoir.org
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About the Podcast
Al Arnold, Robert E. Lee's Orderly- A Modern Black Man Confederate Journey. Confederate Monuments, Confederate Flag and Civil War Confederate Heritage wrapped around the Christian Faith. A place where Christians and Sinners can talk about Grace, Race and Civil War History. I HATE Career politicians!! No DemonCats or RepuKlicans allowed!! Just regular Americans keeping it real at the Cross of Grace and the Christians Faith. A Modern Black Man's Confederate Journey Continues. A descendant of an Orderly for Robert E. Lee and a Slave of General Nathan Bedford Forrest takes you on a wild Southern ride on matters of Grace and Race and The War Between The States!! Confederate Monuments, Confederate Flags, Confederate Heritage from a Modern Black Man's Perspective. Native Mississippian and author, AL Arnold, is the host for Orderlyforlee's Podcast. Arnold's great-great grandfather, Turner Hall Jr. was with General Lee when he surrendered to General Grant at Appomattox. Turner Hall also attended the 1938 Gettysburg reunion as a Black Confederate and was the guest of honor at the local parade in Hugo Oklahoma for his service to Robert E. Lee. Hall received honors and was awarded an all expense paid trip to New York City in 1940 to be interviewed by the National Talk Radio Show, "We, The People." Hall served as a body servant for the Confederate Armies from 1861-1865. Born October 10, 1840 and died January 5th, 1942 Hall had an undying affection toward his Confederate service and left a rich Black Confederate Heritage for his large Mississippi Family. His Great-Great Grandson, Arnold discovered his heritage and authored two books, Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Modern Black Man's Confederate Journey and Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Modern Black Man's Confederate Journey-Extended Edition was published August 3, 2018. This is Arnold's Journey, the people he has met, the stories he has heard and the message of reconciliation with his Confederate Heritage and his Southern White Brothers and Sisters in the South!