Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Battle of New Orleans': 1815 January 8 New Orleans War of 1812 Andrew Jackson British Army Louisiana Purchase United States 1814 December 24 Treaty of Ghent Alexander Cochrane Gulf of Mexico Lake Borgne Lake Pontchartrain Royal Navy Gunboat Thomas ap Catesby Jones Battle of Lake Borgne Carronade Longboat Garrison John Keane, 1st Baron Keane Mississippi River Earthworks (engineering) Christmas Edward Pakenham Reconnaissance Chef Menteur Pass December 28 USS Louisiana 44th (East Essex) Regiment of Foot Fascine Ladder Thomas Mullins (British Army officer) Redoubt Grapeshot Parapet Daniel Patterson Siege of Fort St. Philip (1815) Biloxi, Mississippi Fort Bowyer Mobile, Alabama Battle of Waterloo Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve Fiddle Jimmy Driftwood The Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton National Park Service