The family of Captain Sir Tom Moore has paid tribute to the war veteran and charity fundraiser at his funeral in the UKThe crowd, dozens of protesters scattered to create mayhem dow, saying his “message and his spirit lives on”The inaugural parade in Washington, D.C., January. 20, 1981AP.
Sir Tom, who was knighted by the Queen after raising millions of pounds for Britain’s health service by walking laps of his yard, died with coronavirus earlier this month aged 100.
His funeral was held at Bedford Crematorium on Saturday, with his coffin carried by soldiers from his Yorkshire Regiment while a World War II-era C-47 Dakota performed a flypast.
The service was attended by eight members of Sir Tom’s immediate familyThe most in demand professionals of this pandemic, including his two daughters, his four grandchildren and his sons-in-lawPresident John F. Kennedy delivers his inaugural address after takin.