What?
     oBattle for New Orleans
oBetween December 1814 to January
               1815
oBetween the United States and th...
The Battle
http://lsm.crt.state.la.us/cabildo/cab6.htm

                                              http://lsm.crt.state...
When?                http://www.picturehistor
                                    y.com/images/products/1
•December 23, 18...
Location
          •Battles took place roughly 5 miles
              south of New Orleans, LA
         •Took place on Chal...
Reasons
oUnited States shipping organizations were be
                    abused
 oThe British were requiring shipping lic...
Reasons Cont.
•Trade expansion
  •Indian’s obstructed American’s expansion
  to the north
        •The British supplied th...
British General
•Major General Sir Edward
Pakenham
  •Between 11,000 and
  14,450 troops
  •First and Fifth West Indian
  ...
U.S. General
•Major General Andrew
Jackson
  •Between 3,500 and
  5,000 troops
  •Commander of the
  Seventh Military Dist...
Results
•British                    •United States
   •1,500 causalities         •314 causalities
   •484 taken prisoner  ...
Results
•Andrew Jackson became war hero
   •Elected as 7th President of the United
   States
•Gave United Stated world ide...
Work Cited
•Battle of New Orleans. BookRags.com. Web. 19 Mar. 2010.
          <http://www.bookrags.com/research/battle- of...
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8th Grade American History

  1. 1. What? oBattle for New Orleans oBetween December 1814 to January 1815 oBetween the United States and the British
  2. 2. The Battle http://lsm.crt.state.la.us/cabildo/cab6.htm http://lsm.crt.state.la.us/cabil do/cab6f.gif
  3. 3. When? http://www.picturehistor y.com/images/products/1 •December 23, 1814 & January 8, /2/1/prod_12121.jpg 1815 •Only 2 days of fighting •The war ended with the Treaty of Ghent
  4. 4. Location •Battles took place roughly 5 miles south of New Orleans, LA •Took place on Chalmette Plantation http://s4.hubimg.com/u/19795_f520.jpg http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/57500/57569/57569 _chalmette_pl_lg.gif
  5. 5. Reasons oUnited States shipping organizations were be abused oThe British were requiring shipping licenses oBritish were imprisoning U.S. sailors o British sailors would become U.S. citizens and then kidnap U.S. sailors and take them back to Great Britain
  6. 6. Reasons Cont. •Trade expansion •Indian’s obstructed American’s expansion to the north •The British supplied the Indians •British didn’t want America trading with France
  7. 7. British General •Major General Sir Edward Pakenham •Between 11,000 and 14,450 troops •First and Fifth West Indian Regiment http://battleofneworleans.or g/pek3.jpg
  8. 8. U.S. General •Major General Andrew Jackson •Between 3,500 and 5,000 troops •Commander of the Seventh Military District http://americangallery.files.wordpress.com/20 09/04/small_general-andrew-jackson.jpg
  9. 9. Results •British •United States •1,500 causalities •314 causalities •484 taken prisoner •104 captured •3 major generals dead •No Generals killed
  10. 10. Results •Andrew Jackson became war hero •Elected as 7th President of the United States •Gave United Stated world identity •Also Jonny Horton created a widely popular song. Click link below to see the lyrics. Click Here http://chuckgoetschel.blogharbor.com/banner. jpg
  11. 11. Work Cited •Battle of New Orleans. BookRags.com. Web. 19 Mar. 2010. <http://www.bookrags.com/research/battle- of-new-orleans-aaw-01/>. •Cowboylyrics.com. Cowboy Lyrics. Web. 20 Mar. 2010. <http://www.cowboylyrics.com/lyrics/classic-country/battle-of-new- orleans---johnny-horton-14929.html>. •Grade Level Content Expectations. Michigan Department of Education. Web. 23 Mar. 2010. •The Battle of New Orleans. Antebellum Louisiana I - Politics, Education and Entertainment. Web. 19 Mar. 2010. <http://lsm.crt.state.la.us/cabildo/cab6.htm>. <http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mde/8thgradeSSGLCE_229673 _7.pdf>. •GLEC’s---- Integrated U.S. History U4 USHG Era 4 Expansion and Reform 1792-1861

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