A veteran of world war II from Britain, Tom Moore, who has collected more than £32 million ($39 million) for the British doctors, would receive the title of knight. This may 20, reports Reuters.
To receive the knight’s title by Moore nominated Prime Minister Boris Johnson. When will be held the ceremony of knighting, which is usually carried out personally by Queen Elizabeth II, not yet reported.
Moore himself joked that he hoped that the Queen handy with a sword (during the ceremony it should touch the sword of the future knight. – “GORDON”).
To the question about what he wanted to talk to the Queen, Moore said he would keep any conversation with the monarch in secret.
Moore is walking with a special Walker. For his 100th birthday, he decided every day to go 10 laps (25 meters) in my garden. According to the man, so he wanted to thank the doctors who helped him in the treatment of cancer and hip fracture.
By the end of your flashmob the man collected £13 million (441 million UAH), however, the funds continued to arrive and at the end. As of may 20, the veteran has collected £32 million
On the website of the online petitions Change.org 16 APR suggested to dedicate Moore knighted for his actions. The author of the petition, the midwife at National health service UK Sonya Wilson noted that Moore’s assistance means a lot to physicians. The appeal has collected nearly one million signatures needed.