Name Translation: "Oak"
30 September 1944:
Completed at Osaka; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant (s.g.) Kuroi Toshio .
14 November-4 December:
Escorted Convoy HI-81 from Imari Bay, Kyushu, via Mako to Singapore. Primary escort/plane guard to SHINYO until CVE was sunk on 17 November.
Assigned to Desdiv 52 (HINOKI, KUWA, MOMI, SUGI, KASHI), Desron 11, Combined Fleet.
Desdiv 52 reassigned to Escort Squadron 31, Fifth Fleet.
Steamed from Manila to Camranh Bay.
Escorted San Jose bombardment force.
1-7 January 1945:
Steamed from Cape St. Jacques to Takao.
Medium damage: in attack by aircraft of TF 38 at Takao.
Steamed from Takao to Hong Kong; departed again on 28 January.
Escorted SERIA Maru convoy from Shanghai to Moji, then docked at Sasebo for repairs.
Escort Squadron 31 reassigned to Combined Fleet.
Arrived in Kure, then in Inland Sea through end of war. Engaged in antiaircraft actions several times.
15 March-20 April:
Escort Squadron 31 reassigned to Second Fleet, then back to Combined Fleet.
Lieutenant Kuroi relieved by Lieutenant Commander Hagiwara Manubu  (prev. C.O. SHIGURE).
Minor damage: in attacks by aircraft of TF 38 at Kure.
Surrendered at Kure at end of war.
5 October 1945:
Removed from Navy List. Later used as repatriation ship.
7 August 1947:
Turned over to U.S.; later scrapped.