When was the Battle of New Orleans?

The Battle of New Orleans was actually a drawn-out series of battles that took place over December 1814 and January 1815. It was the final battle of the war of 1812. Oddly enough, the war had officially ended on December 24, 1814, but due to the poor communications of the time, the Battle of New Orleans lasted until January 8, 1815. To find more information click here: