Action: Awarded for his actions during the battle of Normandy. During a three day battle he served as the acting commander of the 14./Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 7, and in this time the Kompanie under Reininghaus’s leadership was able to destroy 32 American tanks and simultaneously prevent the Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 2 from being annihilated.
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