"Harold Vincent "Hal" Boyle" was a prolific, Pulitzer Prize/Pulitzer-prize-winning journalist for the Associated Press. During 30 years with the AP Boyle wrote 7,680 columns. He is best known for his work as a war correspondent during World War II. He was consistently closer to the front lines in the European Theatre of World War II/European and Pacific War/Pacific theatres of operation than other correspondents. His column became a staple in over 700 newspapers. He is also the namesake of a prize given annually to reporters by the Overseas Press Club/Oversees Press Club of America, for the best newspaper or wire service reporting from abroad.More Hal Boyle on Wikipedia.