Name Translation: "White Fir"
7 September 1944:
Completed at Yokosuka; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Yonei Tsuneo  (prev. C.O. MATSU).
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.
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), assisted SHIGURE in rescuing 146 survivors; 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.
5 January 1945:
With HINOKI and IKUTAGAWA MARU, departed Manila for Cape St. Jacques, but destroyers turned back after engaging USS BENNION (DD-662). Sunk: in attack by aircraft of TF 77.4.1, 28 miles west-southwest of Manila (14 N, 120-20 E), hit by torpedo and blew up; lost with all hands.
10 March 1945:
Removed from Navy List.