|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||November 19 1950|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Welch was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private First Class Welch was a member of Service Battery, 15th Field Artillery Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He died of other causes on November 19, 1950 at Anju, North Korea.