In Part One, we told you how Sergeant Bill Welch of Terre Haute fought under the command of General George Patton during World War II. Now, in Part Two, you’ll see how he used his military experience to influence the lives of so many people in his hometown and beyond.
He enjoys meeting and talking with coaches and former athletes like Greg Gibson and Arley Andrews.
And some of his achievements are displayed at the Indiana Track and Field and Cross Country Hall of Fame in Terre Haute. Check it out, it’s worth the trip. Oh, if you run into Coach Welch. Talk with him. Listen to him. He’s a war hero and definitely a hometown hero.