187th Airborne RCT Patch
187th Airborne Rct Patch. 3" vertical measurement for oval shaped color military spec patch that has an 'airborne' tab on top of the patch. RCT is short for Regimental Combat Team. On 27 August 1950, the 187th Airborne Infantry Regiment was reorganized and redesignated as the 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team. The unit was quickly sent to Korea and within the first month defeated a enemy force of 3,000 soldiers.