War of 1812

Important People

James Maddison

Thomas Jefferson

Napoleon Bonaparte

Dolley Maddison

Andrew Jackson

King George III

John Armstrong

Cause of War

The French were mad that we were trading with the British. The British got mad that we were trading with the French. Also, the British were selling guns to the Native Americans.


20,000 American people were killed in the war of 1812. Not to mention Britan took 4 of our sailors.

Dates and Opinions

For Britan and France were in war for 12 years. We were only involved from 1812-1815. We are not that happy about war. Britan and France shouldn't be mad that we are trading with each other.

Effect on the War

The war gave us respect. It also increased our gratitude.