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The new Burke Barracks JDF accommodations were opened on Tuesday May 14, 2019 in Montego Bay. It will serve as the new home of the Second Battalion, the Jamaica Regiment (2JR).

Attending the opening ceremony were the Dr the Honourable Horace Chang, Minister of National Security and Lieutenant General Rocky Meade, Chief of Defence Staff, along with other senior Government and military officials.

The new accommodations represent the growth and development of the Jamaica Defence Force in Western Jamaica and will contribute greatly to the operational effectiveness of the Force in the region.

Photos by Corporal Gareth McLean and Private Camoy Watt
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