After burning the Capitol, the troops turned northwest up Pennsylvania Avenue
toward the White House. After US government ...
On this day in 1814, during the War of 1812 between the United States and
England, British troops enter Washington, D.C. and burn the White House in ...
A messenger was dispatched to the White House to warn First Lady Dolley
Madison of the impeding arrival of the British. She and her staff fled by carriage ...
Perhaps best known for the burning of Washington DC and the White House in
1814, the war also saw the birth of the 'Star Spangled Banner' national anthem.
Jul 14, 2015 ... For Canadians, a popular retort about the War of 1812 is our supposed role in the
burning of the White House. In 1814, British soldiers landed ...
Nov 9, 2014 ... One of his comrades bundled up the silver White House cutlery in the ... British
veterans arrived on the coast of Maryland in August 1814.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who Burned the White House in 1814?&v=j1Jhpesv1JQ
Aug 31, 2014 ... Two hundreds years ago British forces attacked the Washington, D.C., and
torched its landmarks. Mo Rocca goes back in time to one of the ...
Aug 31, 2014 ... A drawing of the White House after the fire of 1814. ... The burning of Washington
was the darkest moment for the United States and President ...
Sep 6, 2013 ... The attack on Washington in 1814 was the single most destructive act in the
almost forgotten 'War of 1812', which actually lasted nearly three ...
Aug 25, 2014 ... Capture and burning of Washington DC by the British in 1814 during the ...
Commemorating the 200th anniversary of burning the White House.