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I was elected in 1808 and left office in 1816. During my time as president I dealt with foreign trade and battles. Britain and France were our biggest issues.
The main cause of the war of 1812 was British impressment which was where the British captured American citizens and forced them into the British an navy.
At Fort McHenry, British ships bombarded Americans with bombs and canons for days and at the end of the fight the American Flap was still flying which is what inspired the Star Pangled Banner.
In 1814 British soldiers burned down Americas capital, The White House in Washington D.C.
The Battle of New Orleans happened after the war of 1812 because the ships hadn't delivered the news fast enough but Andrew Jackson won the battle for America and was now known as a war hero.
After the war of 1812 Americans all had a sense of patriotism. Americas industry was booming as well.
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