Name Translation: "Pine"
28 April 1944:
Completed at Maizuru; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Yonei Tsuneo  (prev. C.O. KURI).
Lieutenant Commander Yonei (to C.O. MOMI) relieved by Lieutenant Commander Yoshinaga Gen  (prev. C.O. AMAGIRI).
Assigned to Desdiv 43 (UME, TAKE, MATSU, MOMO), Desron 11, Combined Fleet.
29 July-1 August:
As flagship of Commander, 2nd Convoy Escort Group (Rear Admiral Takahashi Ichimatsu ), led escort of Convoy No. 4804 from Tateyama to Chichi-jima.
Departed Chichi-jima, leading escort of convoy returning to Japan. Sunk: 50 miles northwest of Chichi-jima (27-40 N, 141-48 E). After being damaged by aircraft of TG 58.1, was finished off by shellfire of USS COGSWELL (DD-651), USS INGERSOLL (DD-652) and USS KNAPP (DD-653). Six survivors (one died later) rescued by the Americans, but Lieutenant Commander Yoshinaga and Rear Admiral Takahashi killed in action.
10 October 1944:
Removed from Navy List.