WAR of 1812

by Max Ho

Why did the war start ?

America started the war because of trade restrictions. A 32-month military conflict between the United States of America and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the allies are indians. Britain also refused to give up their west ports.Britain started to stop american sea vessels, and forcing them to enter british navy.

why is it significance ?

America have got back what they needed. On December 24, 1814 america signed a treaty called the treaty of ghent that ended the war.The treaty restored relations between the two nations.

how many people's lives were affected?

The war had lots of lives killed on the battle field. The countries affected the most is Britain and america.

how long lasting were the changes?

how long lasting were the changes?

The war started from 1812 to 1815. Now United States of America and Canada are two countries
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