Re: Joseph Acker - 81st Pa.
I have a Joseph R. Acker, Sgt. of the 97th Pennsylvania Regiment , Co C (Paoli Guards) who was killed in a area called Bermuda Hundred, 10 miles south of Richmond on I-10.
Joseph was mustered in on Sept. 11, 1861 for 3 years. He died on May18, 1864 at Fosters Place(Bermuda Hundred). He was the son of Conrad and Leah Acker of Tredyfferin Twsp, Chester Co, Pa.His cemetary stone resides next to his parents at Great Valley Presb. Church Cemetary on Swedesford Rd.He was buried on the site of his death!