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Thanks for this … I used to watch the series many years ago, but I never saw the pilot, so Parmenter’s Appomattox exploit and promotion was always a mystery.
Same here. Glad you enjoyed it. 🙂
The corporal in the center bears a remarkable resemblance to Grant’s hero, Zachary Taylor.
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