Ed Marohn served in the Vietnam War as an army captain with the 25th Infantry Division and the 101st Airborne Division where he was awarded 3 Bronze Stars and one Air Medal. On return from the war he was assigned as Assistant Professor of Military History at the University of Nevada. After leaving the military he became a senior executive with Continental AG, an International Fortune 500 company.
Marohn has been published in multiple magazines. Legacy of War, his first novel, was conceptualized in 2009 when he returned to Vietnam. He is currently working on his sequel novel.