Name Translation: Wind over the Marsh"
Initial Command Structure:
Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Yamagami Kamesaburou  (prev. C.O. KISARAGI). Assigned to Desdiv 1 (KAMIKAZE, NAMIKAZE, NUMAKAZE, NOKAZE), Ominato Guard District.
4 December 1941:
Departed Ominato, then Hokkaido-Kuriles patrol/escort duties.
25 May 1942:
Participated in Aleutians Islands attack operations.
Departed Ominato, escorting convoy to (northern Japan).
Lieutenant Commander Yamagami (to C.O. SHIGURE) relieved by Lieutenant Commander Koeu Keiji  (prev. C.O. HARUKAZE). On same date, departed Ominato, escorting convoy to Attu.
16 February 1943:
Arrived Ominato for repairs.
Departed Ominato, then Hokkaido-area convoy escort duties.
Attached to Fifth Fleet for Kiska evacuation.
Lieutenant Commander Koeu (later final C.O. YUKIKAZE) relieved by Lieutenant Commander Yamashita Takayoshi .
Medium damage: in collision with SHIRAKUMO during antisubmarine sweep in heavy fog; then to Kataoka Bay for emergency repairs.
17 June-11 September:
At Ominato for repairs.
Departed Ominato, then Kuriles-area convoy escort duties.
Assigned to 1st Surface Escort Division; departed Moji same date escorting convoy to Formosa.
Sunk: torpedoed by USS GRAYBACK (SS-208) 50 miles east-northeast of Naha, Okinawa (26-29 N, 128-26 E). Lost with all hands, including Comdesdiv 1 (Commander Watanabe Yasumasa ).
5 February 1944:
Removed from Navy List.