ITV News has been given access to Price Barracks in the former British colony of Belize where dozens of young British Army soldiers are being put through their paces.
As the UK ends its combat mission in Afghanistan, it's hoped more soldiers will go through training in these kinds of environment.
In the first of his three special reports, Matt Price looks back at the history of that base - and how our troops are being pushed to the limit in the jungles of Central America:
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