Capt. Sir Tom Moore, who raised millions for charity, honoured with WWII plane flypast at funeral

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    A Second World War-era plane flew over the funeral service of Capt. Sir Tom Moore to honour the veteran who single-handedly raised millions of dollars for Britain’s health workers by walking laps in his backyard. He died at the age of 100 after testing positive for COVID-19.

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