War of 1812 by: Brayden Figueroa

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
Andrew Jackson

Result Of The War

  • Treaty of Ghent was signed
  • The result was small to the Americans but had a major impact on the Native Americans and Canadians
  • The War had a lasting positive morale following Andrew Jackson's win at New Orleans


Created with images by christian.senger - "Jackson Square" • Moyan_Brenn - "War" • Derek Bridges - "Andrew Jackson" • manhhai - "Vietnam War" Website: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/war-of-1812-ends

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