Name Translation:"Iridescent Waves"
30 April 1943:
Completed at Osaka; assigned same date to Desron 11, First Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Commander Sakuma Eiji  (prev. C.O. AYANAMI).
At Hashirijima to assist when MUTSU blew up and sank.
1 July 1943:
Assigned to Desron 2, Second Fleet.
Commander Sakuma (later C.O. FUYUZUKI) relieved by Commander Aoki Kyuji  (prev. C.O. AKATSUKI).
Escorted CHUYO and NISSHIN from Yokosuka to Truk.
Troop transport run from Truk to Nauru and back.
14 August-2 September:
Escorted convoys from Truk to Palau and back.
Escorted fleet from Truk to Eniwetok in response to U.S. carrier raids in the Central Pacific, then returned.
29 September-5 October:
Escorted JUNYO from Truk to Kure.
Assigned to Desdiv 32, Desron 2, Second Fleet.
Escorted JUNYO from Saeki to Truk.
Escorted Admiral Kurita's heavy cruiser group from Truk to Rabaul.
Escorted SUZUYA and MOGAMI from Rabaul to Truk.
Escorted ATAGO and TAKAO from Truk to Yokosuka.
26 November-1 December:
With AKIZUKI, SHIMAKAZE and TANIKAZE, escorted SHOKAKU and CHITOSE from Yokosuka to Truk.
Escorted tanker convoys between Truk and Palau.
Escorted MOGAMI from Truk to Kure.
19 January-3 February 1944:
Escorted ZUIHO, CHIYODA and TAKAO from Yokosuka to Truk.
With MICHISHIO and SHIRATSUYU, escorted MUSASHI and OYODO from Truk to Yokosuka.
22 March-2 April:
Escorted troop convoy from Japan to Saipan.
Escorted troop convoy from Saipan via Ulithi to Palau.
Steamed from Palau to Yokosuka.
Escorted MUSASHI, CHITOSE, CHIYODA and ZUIHO from Saeki via Okinawa to Tawitawi.
Commander Aoki (to Comdesdiv 32) relieved by Commander Chihagi Tomiji  (prev. C.O. NENOHI). Commander Aoki remained on TAMANAMI as Comdesdiv 32 flagship.
19-20 June: Battle of the Philippine Sea
Escorted Admiral Kurita's Van Force.
Escorted tanker KOKUYO MARU from Okinawa via Manila to Singapore.
Departed Singapore, escorting tanker KOKUYO MARU towards Manila. Sunk: torpedoed by USS MINGO (SS-261) on 7 July, 150 miles west-southwest of Manila (13-55 N, 118-30 E). Blew up and sank with all hands, including Comdesdiv 32 (Commander Aoki).
10 September 1944:
Removed from Navy List.