The Winkies are fictional characters from the Oz Books by L. Frank Baum. They are first mentioned in Beyond the Kingdoms, ch 13, and first appear in chapter 19. They are part of the Wicked Witch of the West's army, forced to do her bidding. The witch controls them with her golden hat.
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Appearance and Personality
"There were thousands of men and women in yellow armor that made up the Winkie army. They stared off into space, as if the Wicked Witch had brainwashed them."