RT Nevada Patch, 3rd Generation

Thomas Sheridan’s Taiwanese, machine embroidered, 3rd generation, Recon Team Nevada patch that was removed from his uniform.

In 1971, Thomas A. Sheridan served in Vietnam with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC) / Task Force 2 Advisory Element (TF2AE), assigned the Tactical Operations Center (TOC) and later Recon Company, Recon Team Nevada.

Sergeant First Class (E-7) Sheridan died in June 1977 in a parachuting accident while assigned to ODA-10 (the Jumping Ambassadors), 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (ABN). The incident occurred in San Jose, Ecuador.