William Walker and his followers surrender to an American naval squadron and are returned to the United States

Forced to flee the Nicaraguan capital of Granada, William Walker and his remaining followers surrender to an American naval squadron, which escorts them back to the United States under arrest. (By Brian Bockelman)
Source Citation
David F. Marley, Wars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the New World, 1492 to the Present (Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, 1998), 523.
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Military/Violent
Relevance
Personal
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