J.G. (for George) Welch, a friend of Richard Venables and
member of the St Austin's eleven in L'Affaire Uncle John, is captain of
Merevale's cricket team in The Odd Trick; shares a study at
Merevale's with Charteris in The Pothunters and
The Manoeuvres of Charteris, plays wing at footer
in The Manoeuvres of Charteris. A good student and excellent all-around athlete,
Captain of Cricket in The Pothunters. Runs a fast mile to summon Dr. Adamson
for house-master Merevale's daughter in Welch's Mile Record.
See also Harrison's Slight Error.