By Rebecca Price Janney, Mar 18 2019 11:59AM
I think for most people, America’s “second war for independence,” the War of 1812, is little known. Maybe you can think of one of two related items—the burning of Washington, D.C. and how the First Couple fled from the White House in the middle of their dinner, or the Battle of New Orleans, or the creation of “The Star Spangled Banner.”
A while back I came across a moving story connected to the Battle of Baltimore, and I’m sharing it with you now on my podcast. Chances are you’ve never heard this one before.