War o 1812
The War o 1812 wis a militar conflict that lastit frae Juin 18, 1812, tae Februar 18, 1815, focht atween the Unitit States o Americae an the Unitit Kinrick, its North American colonies, an its North American Indian allies.
|War o 1812|
Clockwise frae tap: damage tae the U.S. Capitol efter the Burnin o Washington; the mortally woondit Isaac Brock spurs on the York Volunteers at the battle o Queenston Heights; USS Constitution vs HMS Guerriere; The daith o Tecumseh in 1813 ends the Indian airmed struggle in the American Midwest; Andrew Jackson defeats the Breetish assault on New Orleans.
U.S. and Allies
Breetish Empire an Allies
|Commanders an leaders|
|Casualties an losses|
2,200 killed in action
1,160 killed in action
* Some militias operatit in anly thair ain regions.
- Aw U.S. figurs are frae Donald Hickey (Hickey 2006, p. 297)
- Battle of the Thames, Encyclopædia Britannica, Many British troops were captured and Tecumseh was killed, destroying his Indian alliance and breaking the Indian power in the Ohio and Indiana territories. After this battle, most of the tribes abandoned their association with the British.
- Upton 2003.
- Allen 1996, p. 121.