1812 war

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  • what were some drawbacks to going to war

    what were some drawbacks to going to war
    not everyone in the united states wanted to go to the war . the military was small
  • battle of new orleans

    battle of new orleans
    fought after the treaty was signed but not ratified. Ensured treaty ratification. made Andrew Jackson a national hero and household name
  • benefits on going war with Britain

    benefits on going war with Britain
    to allow reopening of traded
    national pride
    to stop the impressment of sailors
    Canada
  • key battles

    key battles
    us burns york
    us figured the Canadians would welcome the Americans and quicky join the us to expel britian from north america this did not happen
  • perry defeated the British on lake Eric

    perry defeated the British on lake Eric
    this gave the us control of lake Eric
  • war

    war
    united states declares war on great britain
  • congress

    congress
    congress declares mr.madisons war