After high school, Portis worked as an auto mechanic, until 1952, when at age 18, he joined the Marines over the objections of his father, who was a teacher. He served in the Korean war and left the service as a sergeant.
Charles McColl Portis
El Dorado, Arkansas, USA
Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
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