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

William Walker, detail
05/01/1857
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.

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