War Of 1812

By: Dominick Stoff

Causes of the war

The need for land was in the mind of both Americans and British people. The impressment of American sailors also pushed America to go to war, Warhawks also pushed people to go to war.

Important person

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson led his soldiers to the last battle of the war. The battle of New Orleans. This battle happened after the war was over. Because of the slow transportation, the soldiers didn't know the war was over. He defeated the British and defended New Orleans.