Detailed description

This history article, ‘War of 1812 Soldier’, features important factual background information about some of the objects that were used in the War of 1812. It describes items such as a shako, cannon, and drum, which were typically used by soldiers in the War of 1812. It is aimed at broadening students’ historical and cultural awareness and could be used as a prompt for further discussion or study of the War of 1812.