“West From Appomattox” or Is That Grant? Kevin Levin June 27, 2009 @KevinLevin 3 comments Civil War Culture Appomattox, Ulysses S. Grant Share this Post Pin It No related posts. 3 comments… add one toby June 29, 2009, 1:25 am 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. Reply Kevin Levin June 29, 2009, 1:50 am Toby, Same here. Glad you enjoyed it. Reply Will Hickox June 29, 2009, 5:47 pm The corporal in the center bears a remarkable resemblance to Grant’s hero, Zachary Taylor. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.