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 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====Edward Doyley==== ====Edward Doyley====
-He previously served as a Captain in [[protestant:​horse-regiments:​col.-algernon-sydney|Colonel Algernon Sydney’s Regiment of Horse]] in Munster in 1646 and as Major of [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​lord-inchiquin|Lord Inchiquin’s Regiment of Horse]] from 1647. Appointed Lieutenant Colonel of Venables’ Regiment for the Western Expedition, he was appointed Colonel of the new regiment raised in Barbados. When Venables returned to England, Doyley was chosen as commander-in-chief of the Jamaica forces. Although briefly replaced by Brayne, he continued as Governor of Jamaica until 1662. +He previously served as a Captain in [[protestant:​horse-regiments:​col.-algernon-sydney|Colonel Algernon Sydney’s Regiment of Horse]] in Munster in 1646 and as Major of [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​lord-inchiquin|Lord Inchiquin’s Regiment of Horse]] from 1647. Appointed Lieutenant Colonel of [[commonwealth:​foot-regiments:​general-robert-venables|General Robert ​Venables’ Regiment ​of Foot]] ​for the Western Expedition, he was appointed Colonel of the new regiment raised in Barbados. When Venables returned to England, Doyley was chosen as commander-in-chief of the Jamaica forces. Although briefly replaced by Brayne, he continued as Governor of Jamaica until 1662. 
 ====Thomas Lynch==== ====Thomas Lynch====
 [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Thomas_Lynch_(governor)|Thomas Lynch]] subsequently also became Governor of Jamaica. [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Thomas_Lynch_(governor)|Thomas Lynch]] subsequently also became Governor of Jamaica.