Yet another racing personnel member has hopped on-board the To Appomattox cast, as NASCAR analyst Jeff Hammond will be playing the role of George Henry Thomas, the “Rock of Chickamauga”. Jeff stays busy covering NASCAR on FOX Sports and has his own show on SPEED. His character would be featured in Episode Six, when the series covers Chickamauga and Chattanooga. From the show’s official Facebook Page:
Jeff’s commitment, not only to the series, but to his personal passion: education–the opportunities To Appomattox will provide for America’s schoolchildren–inspiring.
And I would also like to add, that with a beard, he does bear resemblance to the man he will be portraying: