Welsh, Jack D., 1928-
- Existence: 1928-
Jack D. Welsh, a native of Grand Island, Nebraska, is also an alumnus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska College of Medicine-Omaha. He has served as Professor of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine as well as an attending physician at hospitals and medical centers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Welsh maintained an interest in the Civil War that increased as he continued to find mention of wounds and illnesses that debilitated or caused the death of military officers. His investigation into the medical histories of both Union and Confederate officers assists in delineating information about their lives and the practice of medicine at the time.