Tag: Accompong Town Maroons

A Tribute to Colonel Sydney Peddie, OD

The African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica/Jamaica Memory Bank, a division of the Institute of Jamaica, is saddened by the passing of Col. Sydney Peddie, OD, former Leader of the Accompong Town Maroons. In 1999 and again in 2004 Peddie was elected to serve Colonel, the title given to the head…