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War of 1812

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The Royal Navy Quickly Defeats U.S. Gunboats at Lake Borgne

Today on December 14th 1814, the Royal Navy defeats a hastily assembled squadron of American ships at the Battle of Lake Borgne. The Battle of...
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British and American Representatives Sign The Treaty of Ghent

Today on December 24, 1814, British and American representatives sign the Treaty of Ghent, effectively ending the War of 1812. The Treaty of Ghent was...
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British And American Forces Clash In New Orleans

Today on January 8, 1815, British and American forces clash at the Battle of New Orleans, even though the war was technically over. The Battle...

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