What Caused The War?
- Britain attempted to restrict United States Trade
- France was in war with Britain and also attempted to block U.S. trade routes
- The United States were simply middlemen and were pulled into this war.
- Britain and France both wanted supplies to stop reaching the enemy
What Happened To The United States During The War?
- The British stole neutral seamen and forced them to join their army
- About 15,000 American Soldiers died during the war
- The Americans did win the final Battle of New Orleans under the leadership of Andrew Jackson