Ship girl introduced with In-Game update from 2014-03-28
About the ship
Hamakaze (浜風, "Beach Wind") was a Kagero-class destroyer of the Imperial Japanese Navy.
On 7 April 1945, Hamakaze escorted the battleship Yamato from the Inland Sea on her Operation Ten-Go attack on the Allied forces on Okinawa. She was sunk by aircraft of Task Force 58 and sank 150 miles (280 km) southwest of Nagasaki (30°47′N 128°08′E).