Tom Moore (militar)

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Tom Moore
Tom Moore (soldier) (cropped).jpg
Sexo mascule
Nascentia 1920-04-30 (Keighley)
Decesso 2021-02-02 (Bedford Hospital)
Causa de decesso COVID-19
Supernomine Captain Tom
Citatania Regno Unite
Educate in Oakbank School, Keighley[*]
Occupation soldato[*], fundraiser[*], general manager[*], tankman[*], manager[*], philanthropo[*]
Premios 1939–45 Star[*], Burma Star[*], War Medal 1939–1945[*], Defence Medal[*], Pride of Britain Awards[*], Yorkshire Regiment Medal[*], Point of Light[*], Blue Peter badge[*], Knight Bachelor[*]
Lingua anglese
Sito https://captaintom.org/
Identificatores
VIAF 6714158858104344490005
IMDB nm8486558
Commons Tom Moore (fundraiser)

Sir Thomas Moore[1] (Keighley, Yorkshire, Regno Unite le 30 de april 1920 – Bedford, Bedfordshire, Regno Unite le 2 de februario 2021), informalmente appellate Captain Tom (significante Capitano Thomasetto in anglese), esseva un ex-officiero del Armea Britannic e un centenario cognoscite pro su travalio philanthropic. Moore esseva in India e le the Campania de Burma durante le Secunde Guerra Mundial. Ille postea deveniva un instructor in guerra cuirassate.

Post le guerra, ille travaliava como director administrante de un compania de beton e participava in cursas de motorcyclos. Ille nasceva in Keighley, West Riding de Yorkshire.[2][3]

Le 6 de april 2020, al etate de 99 annos (in le mense ante su 100me die natal), ille comenciava ambular circa su jardin pro solicitar donationes al NHS Charities Together durante le Pandemia de COVID-19, con le objecto de attinger £1,000 ante su 100me die natal. In le tres septimanas usque le 27 de april ille habeva stimulate le donation de plus de £29 million. Ille co-recordava un version del canto "You'll Never Walk Alone" ("Tu nunquam ambulara solo"), que deveniva le canto le plus popular in le Regno Unite e faceva Moore le persona le plus vetere in historia qui habeva un canto #1.[4] Le 6 de julio 2020 le regina anglese, Elizabeth II, le faceva un cavallero.[5]

In januario 2021 Moore esseva hospitalisate con COVID-19. Ille moriva le 2 de februario 2012 de pneumonia complicate con COVID-19.[6]

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  2. "The story behind the 99-year-old legend who raised £14m for the NHS", Metro (16 April 2020). Recuperate le 17 April 2020. 
  3. Coronavirus: Veteran from Keighley raises over £2 MILLION for NHS (14 April 2020). Recuperate le 15 April 2020.
  4. Murray, Jessica (15 April 2020). "War veteran, 99, raises £6m for NHS by walking lengths of back garden", The Guardian. Recuperate le 15 April 2020. 
  5. "Capt Sir Tom Moore knighted in 'unique' ceremony" (in en-GB), BBC News (2020-07-17). 
  6. www.nbcnews.com/news/ncna1256479
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