Normally not visible to naked eyes are the names of about 90,000 Indian soldiers and British Officers who died in World War I and the Afghan wars fighting for The British Empire and British India. NOW, YOU CAN JUST ZOOM-IN AND READ THE NAMES. Go ahead...zoom-in right now & read the names!! About India Gate: The India Gate is the national monument of India. Situated in the heart of New Delhi, India Gate was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Originally known as All India War Memorial, it is a prominent landmark in Delhi and commemorates the 90,000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who lost their lives while fighting for the British Indian Empire, or more correctly the British Raj in World War I and the Third Anglo-Afghan War.