Maine Locals Clap for Capt. Tom Moore in Show of Appreciation

Locals in Maine joined the ‘Clap for Captain Tom’, honoring Sir Captain Tom Moore on Wednesday, February 3, as a mark of respect following his death.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson encouraged people to participate in the gesture after Moore died from the coronavirus in Bedford Hospital on February 2.

The 100-year-old became an international star after he raised almost £33 million for NHS charities by walking laps of his garden. Credit: Laura O’Haha via Storyful