Name Translation: "Mandarin Orange"
20 January 1945:
Completed at Yokosuka; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Hayashi Toshifusa .
Assigned to Desdiv 53 (SAKURA, NARA, TSUBAKI, YANAGI, TACHIBANA, KEYAKI), Desron 11, Combined Fleet.
Desron 11 reassigned to Second Fleet, then back to Combined Fleet.
Arrived in Ominato from Kure, then Northern Area patrol/escort duties.
Sunk: by aircraft of TF 38 in Hakodate Bay (41-48 N, 141-41 E). 135 killed; survivors included Lieutenant Commander Hayashi.
10 August 1945:
Removed from Navy List.