Fireman 2nd Class (Navy). Son of T. C. and E. B. Carrowon, of Robeson County. Entered service Aug. 1, 1918, at Maxton, N.C. Sent to Great Lakes, Ill. Transferred to Receiving Ship at Hampton Roads. Transferred to U. S. S. Alabama, then to St. Helena, Va., then to U. S. S. Owl, Mine Sweeper, 3rd Naval District, N. Y. Mustered out at Hampton Roads Aug. 29, 1919.