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Captain Tom Moore 'overawed' by knighthood for NHS fundraising

BBC News Wednesday, 20 May 2020 ()
The 100-year-old war veteran was in disbelief but "delighted" to learn he is to be knighted.
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Second World War veteran and NHS fundraiser Captain Tom Moore is to be knighted, Downing Street has announced. The 100-year-old raised almost £33 million for health service charities by walking laps of his Bedfordshire garden. Prime Minister Boris Johnson described Sir Tom as a “true national...

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Captain Tom Moore is "overwhelmed" to have been awarded a knighthood after raising more than £32 million for the NHS.

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