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'''Swamp troopers''', known informally as '''mudtroopers''', were a type of [[Imperial Army soldier]] used by the [[Galactic Empire]] that existed outside the [[Stormtrooper Corps]]. The swamp troopers of the [[224th Imperial Armored Division]] fought on the [[swamp]] [[planet]] of [[Mimban]] during the [[Mimban campaign]], which saw the Empire do battle with forces of the [[Mimbanese Liberation Army]] for control of the planet and its vital resources.<ref name="TOG" />
 
'''Swamp troopers''', known informally as '''mudtroopers''', were a type of [[Imperial Army soldier]] used by the [[Galactic Empire]] that existed outside the [[Stormtrooper Corps]]. The swamp troopers of the [[224th Imperial Armored Division]] fought on the [[swamp]] [[planet]] of [[Mimban]] during the [[Mimban campaign]], which saw the Empire do battle with forces of the [[Mimbanese Liberation Army]] for control of the planet and its vital resources.<ref name="TOG" />
   
Medics fought alongside standard swamp troopers, and they could be identified by a [[Color|white]] bicep band on their right arm. Standard troopers were denoted by a red bicep band. Swamp troopers were equipped with helmets similar to those of [[Imperial officer]]s' [[Imperial officer battle armor|battle armor]]. Due to the often hazardous nature of the various worlds the Empire found itself subjugating, troopers wore goggles for eye protection and oxygen masks to filter out potentially deadly substances. Swamp troopers wielded the [[E-10 blaster rifle]], [[E-11 blaster rifle]], and the [[E-22 blaster rifle]].<ref name="TOG" />
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Medics fought alongside standard swamp troopers, and they could be identified by a [[Color|white]] bicep band on their right arm. Standard troopers were denoted by a red bicep band. Swamp troopers were equipped with helmets similar to those of [[Imperial officer]]s' [[Imperial officer battle armor|battle armor]]. Due to the often hazardous nature of the various worlds the Empire found itself subjugating, troopers wore goggles for eye protection and oxygen masks to filter out potentially deadly substances. Swamp troopers wielded [[E-10 blaster rifle]]s, [[E-11 blaster rifle]]s, and [[E-22 blaster rifle]]s.<ref name="TOG" />
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Swamp troopers, known informally as mudtroopers, were a type of Imperial Army soldier used by the Galactic Empire that existed outside the Stormtrooper Corps. The swamp troopers of the 224th Imperial Armored Division fought on the swamp planet of Mimban during the Mimban campaign, which saw the Empire do battle with forces of the Mimbanese Liberation Army for control of the planet and its vital resources.[1]

Medics fought alongside standard swamp troopers, and they could be identified by a white bicep band on their right arm. Standard troopers were denoted by a red bicep band. Swamp troopers were equipped with helmets similar to those of Imperial officers' battle armor. Due to the often hazardous nature of the various worlds the Empire found itself subjugating, troopers wore goggles for eye protection and oxygen masks to filter out potentially deadly substances. Swamp troopers wielded E-10 blaster rifles, E-11 blaster rifles, and E-22 blaster rifles.[1]

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Behind the scenes

Swamp troopers were first officially revealed by Entertainment Weekly on February 7, 2018 during their coverage of Solo: A Star Wars Story[3]

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