Originally Posted by Jamie
I don't think the problem with Don's identity being exposed is in adverting so much as it is with the military. I doubt that they're going to let off someone who stole a dead soldier's identity in order to go AWOL, especially in the middle of the Vietnam War. There would probably even be questions as to whether he murdered the real Don.
Murdered? I don't think so. They were clearly the victims of a bombing or mortar attack. The real Don Draper's face was blown off.
There would be no investigation for murder.