War Veteran’s ‘Amazing’ Recovery from Coronavirus at the Age of 98

George Boag-Munroe

(Echo) – A 98-year-old war veteran who came down with coronavirus amazed hospital staff with the speed of his recovery from the potentially deadly disease.

The family of George Boag-Munroe feared the worst when he tested positive for Covid-19 while being treated for pneumonia at Aintree Hospital.

If that wasn’t enough, only a few days before he had suffered a significant fall at home, injuring his head and splitting his elbow open.

But after two weeks in hospital, George, who was a Far Eastern prisoner-of-war during World War Two, was declared well enough to return home by doctors. CONTINUE