Britain has bid farewell to Captain Sir Tom Moore with a nationally televised funeral for the 100-year-old war veteran who became a global hero for his extraordinary fundraising efforts during the pandemic.
- Captain Sir Tom died in February
- His fundraising efforts collected about $57 million
- He had asked for his epitaph to be: “I told you I was old”
Soldiers formed a guard of honour at the small ceremony held by Captain Sir Tom’s family at a crematorium in Bedford in central England.