Home State: New Jersey
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry
He enlisted in Company K, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 11 August 1862 and mustered as Private on 25 August.
On the Campaign
He was listed as a deserter on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
References & notes
Basic information from Ranger95 (from the NJ AG)1. He may be the J.J. Demarest (1843-1941) buried in Valleau Cemetery, Ridgewood, NJ.
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories: New Jersey, <http://ranger95.com/civil_war_us/new_jersey/>, Source page: /infantry/13th_reg_inf_nj.html [AotW citation 7914]