Union Soldier Remembered For Battle at Natural Bridge - SLIDE SHOW

The community came together on Memorial Day to honor a union soldier who fought in the Battle at Natural Bridge.

The Sons of the Union and The Tallahassee Historical Society dedicated a military marker to honor Civil War Union Office major Edmund Cottle Weeks.

Weeks died in 1907 and is buried in the Old City Cemetery.

Major Weeks was a Lieutenant Governor of Florida, a Leon County Commissioner, and Leon County Sheriff.

During Monday's dedication there was a gun salute, the firing of the canon, and taps.


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