Name Translation: "Elm"
31 January 1945:
Completed at Maizuru; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Shimoda Takeo  (C.O. SAWAKAZE, assigned added duty as C.O. NIRE).
Desron 11 reassigned to Second Fleet, then back to Combined Fleet.
Assigned to Desdiv 52 (SUGI, KASHI, KAEDE, NIRE), Escort Squadron 31, Combined Fleet.
Medium damage: in attack by B-29 at Kure, then under repair through 2 July.
Crew transferred to KABA; assigned same date to Kure Naval District. Lieutenant Commander Shimoda relieved by Lieutenant (s.g.) Honda Toshiharu  (C.O. NARA, assigned added duty as C.O. NIRE).
Surrendered at Kure, without crew, at end of war.
5 October 1945:
Removed from Navy List.
20 April 1948:
Scrapped at Kure.