PVT Carl Craft was born 4 Mar 1895 in Raleigh, Mississippi to Aurora C. and Fannie A. (Headrick) Craft. The family farmed and Carl was still farming when ordered to report for the draft and inducted 5 Mar 1918.
PVT Craft was assigned to E Company 116th Infantry when he was wounded and evacuated to hospital where he died of wounds on 5 Nov 1918.
PVT Craft was repatriated and is buried in Hebron Cemetery in Hebron, Mississippi.