Andrew Jackson Hero or zero?



Jackson is the only president to serve in both the US Revolution and the War of 1812.

In the Revolution at age 13 Jackson joined the fight and his regiment was captured. Jackson was nearly stabbed by a sword after refusing to polish a British officers boots.

During the war of 1812 Jackson had defend ferociously against British forces at New Orleans. Only suffering 8 deaths and 13 wounded.

Post war

After the war Jackson stayed in the army and would soon have order from the us government to push back the Seminole natives who were crossing the border. Jackson took this as a chance to invade Florida so in 1819 Jackson and his army marched through Florida soon capturing it for the U.S.

Memes of Jackson

Jackson's presidency and death