|Author Eddie Price in costume, telling about Kentucky's role in the War of 1812|
- Kentuckians participated in all battles of the War of 1812 from Thames in the north, to New Orleans in the south, as well as all points in between
- Of those killed in all War of 1812 battles, 64% were from Kentucky
- 30 of the 120 counties in Kentucky are named for War of 1812 heroes
- Kentucky played a major role in the battle of New Orleans, comprising 25% of Jackson's U.S. forces; unfortunately, only 1 in 3 had a decent weapon.