- EOTW(Ch. 40)
- GH(Ch. 24)
- DR(Ch. 16,24)
- SR(Ch. 1,17,47)
- A head taller than Elayne
- Red-gold hair like Elayne's
- EOTW(Ch. 34,41-42,Glossary)
- GH(Ch. 4,10,31,38,45,Glossary)
- DR(Ch. 13,30,45,Glossary)
- Son of Queen Morgase of Andor, brother of Elayne
- Sign is a white boar
- In love with Egwene al'Vere(by COS Prologue)
At the beginning of The Fires of Heaven, Gawyn is at the White Tower, in command of the Younglings, and skirmishing with the Whitecloaks.
At the beginning of A Crown of Swords, Gawyn has just escaped from Dumai's Wells with his Younglings. He still believes that Rand killed his mother.
At the beginning of Crossroads of Twilight, Gawyn and the rest of the Younglings are in the village of Dorlan, east of Tar Valon and separated from it by the rebel Aes Sedai army.