100 years through the eyes of the NHS’s fundraising hero

100 years through the eyes of the NHS’s fundraising hero

But that budding career was cut short when, in September 1939, prime minister Neville Chamberlain declared war on Germany. Moore was conscripted, aged 19, into the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment, and eventually rose to the rank of captain. His late sister, Freda, joined the Auxiliary Territorial Service in Lincolnshire, recording sightings of German planes. In […]