The Confederate Army issues out the Whitworth Sharpshooter Medal –
Ribbon every quarter starting January 1, 2008. This award will be
overseen by the Commandant and Deputy Commandant of VMI. The
Medal/Ribbon will be issued by the Commander of Army at the end
of each quarter and is open to all CSA Officers.
The rules are simple:
You can enter any Wounded, Captured or Killed Yankee
Officer that ends in that quarter. Letís say that you
have just completed a Campaign Battle that you have then
fighting for five months in January Ė you may find the
highest wounded, captured or killed officer and file
your scores at the ACWGC Automatic system:
http://www.acwgcrecords.net/ goto Reports
section along with the game registration
You can enter multiplied Wounds, Captures or Kills of the highest point
Officer for each battle that you fought against a Union Officer.
Example: January 5, 2008 you kill Grant 50 points
February 27, 2008 you capture Sherman 75 points
March 20, 2008 you capture Burns 50 points
The score keeper will add your totals up and present the name
to Commander of the Army for presentation.
This award can be won numerous times by the same person.