The War of 1812—Summary, Time Line, and Battles – FamilySearch November 9, 2021

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By  Amie Tennant November 9, 2021

The War of 1812, sometimes referred to as the second war for independence, was a war between Great Britain, the newly formed United States, Canada, and native peoples. The conflict lasted about 3 years and ended with the Treaty of Ghent, signed in Belgium in December 1814. Many historians feel there was no clear winner; however, each country has their own version of what caused this war and who came out on top. Let’s read further to learn a War of 1812 summary.

Why Did the War of 1812 Start?


What Events Led Up to the War of 1812?


Major Battles of the War of 1812


When Did the War of 1812 End?


Who Won the War of 1812?


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