Name Translation: "Cypress"
30 September 1944:
Completed at Yokosuka; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant (s.g.) Yamaguchi Osamu  (prev. C.O. ASAKAZE).
Lieutenant Yamaguchi promoted to Lieutenant Commander.
25 October-2 November:
Escorted RYUHO and KAIYO on transport mission from Sasebo to Keelung, then back to Kure.
Assigned to Desdiv 52 (HINOKI, KUWA, MOMI, SUGI, KASHI), Desron 11, Combined Fleet. Flagship of Comdesdiv 52, Commander Iwagami Juichi .
Desdiv 52 reassigned to Escort Squadron 31, Fifth Fleet.
Departed Kure, escorting UNRYU on transport mission to Manila. When carrier was torpedoed and sunk by USS REDFISH (SS-395), counterattacked and damaged sub with depth charges; then to Takao.
Steamed from Takao to Manila.
Steamed from Manila via Camranh Bay to Cape St. Jacques.
31 December 1944-4 January 1945:
Escorted victualling storeship IKUTAGAWA MARU from Cape St. Jacques to Manila.
With MOMI and IKUTAGAWA MARU, departed Manila for Cape St. Jacques, but destroyers turned back after engaging USS BENNION (DD-662). Medium damage: in attack by aircraft of TF 77.4.1; temporarily disabled by torpedo hit, with 21 killed and 45 wounded, but was able to return to Manila.
Again departed Manila. Sunk: by shellfire of USS CHARLES AUSBURNE (DD-570), USS BRAINE (DD-630), USS RUSSELL (DD-414) and USS SHAW (DD-373) in outer approaches to Manila Bay (14-30 N, 119-30 E); lost with all hands, including Comdesdiv 52 (Commander Iwagami).
10 April 1945:
Removed from Navy List.