Military Leadership



Chief of Defence Staff Major General Rocky R Meade
Deputy Chief of Defence Staff Brigadier David A Cummings


Principal Officers
Colonel General Staff Colonel Jaimie A Ogilvie
Colonel Adjutant Quartermaster Colonel Rodrick A Williams
Inspector General Colonel Daniel G Pryce


Staff Officers
SO1 J1 Personnel And Administration Lieutenant Colonel Ricardo A Tyndale
SO1 J2/ J3 Intelligence, Operations And Training Lieutenant Colonel Rohan F Johnson
SO1 J4 Finance And Logistics Vacant
SO1 J5 Strategy Plans And Policy Lieutenant Colonel Kirk P Johnson
SO1 J8 Legal Lieutenant Colonel Patrick A Cole


Commanding Officers
First Battalion The Jamaica Regiment Lieutenant Colonel M G Pryce
Second Battalion The Jamaica Regiment Lieutenant Colonel G O Sterling
Support & Services Battalion Lieutenant Colonel D N Smalling
Jamaica Defence Force Coast Guard Commander A S Wemyss-Gorman
Jamaica Defence Force Air Wing Lieutenant Colonel R M Rowe
1 Engineering Regiment Jamaica Defence Force Lieutenant Colonel D Creary
Combat Support Battalion Lieutenant Colonel M E Matthews
The Third Battalion Jamaica Regiment Lieutenant Colonel W W Walcott