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American soldier of fortune William Walker is recaptured by the U.S. Navy

William Walker, detail
12/08/1857
Attempting to reach Nicaragua a second time, the American soldier of fortune William Walker is recaptured by the U.S. Navy in the Caribbean. (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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