A ROTC professor in Arizona who serves as the Army’s liaison to the family of Frank Jarvits, a fallen soldier. Even after fighting in Korea and Vietnam, he was never promoted to lieutenant colonel. Major Rawls kills Dick Jarvits after Dick kills Owen Meany with a grenade at the airport.
Major Rawls Character Timeline in A Prayer for Owen Meany
The timeline below shows where the character Major Rawls appears in A Prayer for Owen Meany. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 9: The Shot