|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Oxford Street, Burwood, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||39|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs H. Price, Oxford Street, Burwood, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||3rd Contingent, South African War|
|Place of enlistment||Casula, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/36/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||19th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Date of death|
|Age at death from cemetery records||43|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Necropolis (Portion Church of England, Plot H, Grave No. 3884), New South Wales|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Hannah MABEE. Native of Wooloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Alexandria, Egypt, to join the British Expeditionary Force, 10 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 17 May 1916.
Found guilty, Marseilles, 31 May 1916, of breaking out of Segregation Camp: awarded 72 hours' Field Punishment No 2.
Taken on strength of 2nd Australian Divisional Base Depot, 5 June 1916.
Marched out to unit, 30 July 1916; taken on strength of 19th Bn, 1 August 1916.
Wounded in action, 22 August 1916; admitted to No 3 Casualty Clearing Station, 23 August 1916; transferred to Ambulance Train, 23 August 1916; to No 1 Canadian General Hospital, 23 August 1916 (shrapnel wound: left arm); to No 6 Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 14 September 1916; marched into 2nd Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 16 September 1916.
Proceeded to join unit, 7 October 1916; taken on strength of 53rd Bn, 9 October 1916.
Transferred to 19th Bn, 24 November 1916; taken on strength of 53rd Bn, 25 November 1916.
Admitted to No 3 Casualty Clearing Station, 28 July 1917 (pyrexia of unknown origin); discharged to duty, 1 August 1917; rejoined unit, 5 August 1917.
On leave to England, 14 August 1917; rejoined unit, 27 August 1917.
Admitted to No 5 Australian Field Ambulance, 19 November 1917 (influenza); discharged and rejoined unit, 26 November 1917.
Admitted to No 7 Australian Field Ambulance, 14 August 1918 (cardiac debility); transferred to No 55 Casualty Clearing Station, 15 August 1918; to Ambulance Train, 15 August 1918; to No 6 General Hospital, Rouen, 16 August 1918; to England, 17 August 1918 (pleurisy); to Reading War Hospital, 17 August 1918; to No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 29 August 1918; classified C2 by Medical Board, 31 August 1918; discharged to furlough, 3 September 1918.
Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 9 December 1918.
Attached to Administrative Headquarters, 17 September 1918; detached from Administrative Headquarters, 9 December 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT ' Margha', 18 January 1919.
Admitted to Ship's Hospital, 31 January 1919 (pulmonary tuberculosis).
Disembarked Melbourne, 5 March 1919; re-embarked, no date stated; disembarked Sydney, 9 March 1919; discharged Sydney (medically unfit), 23 April 1920.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MABEE Ernest Edward|