2nd Dist JDF CG Formation Ceremony


The Formation Ceremony for the Second District Jamaica Defence Force Coast Guard (2nd Dist JDF CG)

The Formation Ceremony for the Second District Jamaica Defence Force Coast Guard (2nd Dist JDF CG) was held at Discovery Bay, St Ann on Tuesday 16 November 2021. The 2nd Dist JDF CG was officially formed this year as a part of the expansion of the JDF. This move is to increase the JDF’s presence in the maritime space in order to better counter drug and weapon trafficking and illicit fishing.

The event was attended by Lt Gen Rocky Meade, Chief of Defence Staff, Brig Roderick Williams, Brigade Commander MACC and several other senior officers and soldiers of the JDF.