Im Tecumseh and ill fight for no white settlement
in the beginning of the 1800 Britain was fighting a war between the french napoleon and wanted to cut off supplies that were reaching to the french. The traders had to go through British authorities and some sailors were took and forced to fight with the british
WAR OF 1812
BURN IT DOWN!
January 1806: James Madison delivers a report regarding British interference and impressment of sailors. June, 1812: America declares war on Great Britain
FRANCIS SCOTT KEY
Im Francis Scott Key and i wrote the star spangle banner
Tecumseh was a Shawnee Native American chief who did not like white settlement and tried to organize a confederation of tribes againts it. October, 1813: The warrior Tecumseh is killed at the Battle of the Thames in canada
WAR OF 1812
Aug. 24-25, 1814: The British burn Washington, DC in retaliation for the burning of York. President James Madison flees the Capital.
During the night, the shelling stopped. Amidst the quiet, Key wondered whether Fort McHenry had fallen. Then, as dawn lit the sky, Key saw Fort McHenry’s flag. Baltimore was saved. Overwhelmed with emotion, Key wrote a poem which eventually became America’s national anthem.
1815 January, 1815: Andrew Jackson defeats the British at the Battle of New Orleans.February, 1815: The Peace Treaty is ratified and President Madison declares the war over.