Rifleman Henry McPherson Van Koert was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in 1896, in Islington, the son of Ducth-born Henry, an art dealer and restorer. and Helen Van Koert, of London. At the time of the 1911 Census, Van Koert had followed into his father's profession and was living with his family at 16 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-Sea.

Van Koert died on 15 May 1915, of wounds received on the Western Front, while serving with the 5th (City of London) Battalion (London Rifle Brigade), The London Regiment.

He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery.


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