Forward 1 hour
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, June 16, 1940, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, June 16, 1940, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jun 16, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Europe Ready to Scrap DST