Joseph N. Welch

Joseph N. Welch

American lawyer
Joseph Nye Welch was an American lawyer and actor who served as the chief counsel for the United States Army while it was under investigation for Communist activities by Senator Joseph McCarthy's Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, an investigation known as the Army–McCarthy hearings.Wikipedia
BornOctober 22, 1890
HometownPrimghar, Iowa, United States
SpouseAgnes Rodgers Brown (m 1957 - 1960) , Judith Lyndon (m 1917 - 1956)
ChildrenLyndon Welch , Joe Welch
ParentsWilliam Welch , Martha Thyer


Truck Crash on Gateway Motorway Leaves Cars Showered in Plaster Debris

Cars beneath a Gateway Motorway bridge at Eagle Farm were showered with plasterboard debris on Monday, August 20, after a truck travelling on the bridge crashed and lost its load.In this video, filmed by Joe Welch, the aftermath of the crash below the bridge on Lavarack Avenue can be seen, with plaster and debris strewn across the lanes and on top of cars.Welch said he had been in a nearby office when he heard the crash and ran out.A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said the truck had been travelling southbound along the motorway when it hit a concrete barrier on the side of the road, The Courier-Mail reported.Queensland Police tweeted southbound lanes had debris and some lanes were closed. Credit: Joe Welch via Storyful
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1960British Academy of Film & Television ArtsMost Promising Newcomer to FilmAnatomy of a MurderNominated