Weegy: I think that Forrest Gump represents his generation. Innocent, dumb, but with the right idea in mind. He's just living in a world too complicated for him.
The other characters I haven't thought so much about. [ Bubba represents the young soldiers at the time, I think. Lt. Dan sort of represents the realities of war? Bubba is sort of the opposite of Dan. Bubba is very innocent and knows nothing about war, where as Lt. Dan knows ... (More)