|Rank||Chief Warrant Officer U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||May 31 1953|
National Defense Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Chief Warrant Officer Welch was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Chief Warrant Officer Welch was a veteran of World War II. He had served 21 years with the U.S. Army. During the Korean War, he stationed with the Allied Headquarters for Southern Europe, Naples, Italy. On May 31, 1953, he died of other causes.