Name Translation: "Willow"
18 January 1945:
Completed at Osaka; assigned same date to Desron 11, Combined Fleet, for training. Ship's captain: Lieutenant Commander Okuma Yasunosuke  (prev. C.O. HATSUHARU).
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.
Departed Kure for Ominato, then patrol/escort duties in that area.
Heavy damage: in air raid near Ashizaki, Tsugaru Strait; stern severed; towed to Ominato.
Desdiv 53 deactivated.
Further damaged: in air raid at Ominato, then to Hakkodate through end of war.
20 November 1945:
Removed from Navy List. Not used as repatriation ship.
1 April 1947:
Broken up at Ominato.