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In 1803, Problems between global superpowers France and Britain arose and led to British ships impressing U.S sailors to spite French trade
During this upset on the high seas, Native American tribe leader Tecumseh tried to rally to fight the Americans, which was called the battle of Tippecanoe. After this battle, British made weapons were found which signified British help towards the Native Americans which made Americans call for war
In the West, the Battle of Lake Erie was fought off of the coast of Ohio.
In the South, the final battle of the War of 1812 took place. The Battle of New Orleans is often spoken of as the greatest American land victory of the war
In the East,The British raided Chesapeake Bay and Burned the White House along with the Capital building
In 1814, the Treaty of Ghent was signed, but slow communication between Europe and U.S caused an unnecessary battle to occur, named the Battle of New Orleans.
Evem though it ended in a stalemate, the War of 1812 proved the U.S a powerful enemy even to world superpowers like Britain. They were a force to be reckoned with and took control of the Western Hemispere
Another after effect of the War was Francis Scott Key's poem "The Defense of Fort McHenry" was later turned into the U.S National Anthem "The Star-Spangled Banner"
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