(WHO IS CAPTAIN TOM MOORE?)
Captain Tom Moore is a British officer.he was born in 30 April 1920. He is 100 years old and he is a former British army officer. He was doing a fundraising walk. He was doing it for charity for his 100th birthday.
(WHERE IS HE FROM?)
Captain Tom Moore is from Yorkshire England. He served in India during the second world war. Later he became an instructor in armored-warfare.
(WHAT CHALLENGE DID HE SET OF TO?)
He set himself the challenge of fundraising. In 2020 he was doing a fundraising walk. He did it for the NHS during the quarantine.
(HOW MUCH DID HE RAISE?)
He raised more than £23m for the nhs he raised it by doing 100 laps, ten laps a day around his garden.
(ANY INTERESTING FACTS)
On 6th April 2020 during the quarantine with his 100th birthday Tom Moore began fundraising camping for NHS charities together, a group of charities supporting staff, volunteers and patients in the British national health service.He aimed to complete 100 25-meter (27-yards) laps of his garden with the help of a walking frame, branding the endeavor “Tom’s 100th birthday walk for nhs.