15 Jan 1815New Orleans
Battle of New Orleans. The final major battle of the war, Major General Andrew Jackson defeats British forces in what is widely regarded as America's greatest land victory during the war.
17 Jan 1815
Matthew brings news from the local newspaper, Thunderer, "Voice of Niagar declaring 'Peace!'"
07 Feb 1815Alabama, US
The Second Battle of Fort Bowyer. British forces capture the Fort. Ends 12th Febuary 1815.
08 Feb 1815North America
News of peace first arrives in North America.
16 Feb 1815
President Madison ratifies the Treaty of Ghent. The War of 1812 officially ends.
20 Feb 1815Off North Africa Coast
USS Constitution captures HMS Cyane & Levant.
01 Mar 1815Quebec
General Prevost is officially notified of Peace at Quebec.
01 Mar 1815Europe
Napoleon escapes from Elba and lands in France.